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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

Press Releases

June 25, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released the following statement after President Trump announced new sanctions on Iran. The financial sanctions will target the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei and his associates.
June 20, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) called for swift passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) and underscored the importance of this trade agreement for farmers, workers, and small businesses across Illinois at the House Ways and Means Committee hearing today with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.
June 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C.Today, Congressman Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-WA), co-chairs of the Digital Trade Caucus, sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trade Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, urging them to take action in response to France’s proposal to impose discriminatory taxes on digital services.
June 19, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) joined a bipartisan group of Members of Congress to introduce the Keep Physicians Serving Patients Act of 2019.
June 18, 2019 Press Release
For the farmers that I represent in central and west-central Illinois, access to markets in Canada and Mexico is vital to their success. When harvest comes and farmers take their products to market, they rely upon the open-market free-trade system with our neighbors to the north and south to remain competitive in the global economy.
June 12, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Peoria a $300,000 Brownfield Assessment Grant. The Brownfield Grant programs aim to assist communities across the country to transform contaminated sites into assets for the community.
June 4, 2019 Press Release
SPRINGFIELD, IL — Reps. Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Rodney Davis (IL-13) announced today that the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport has received a $3.2 million U.S. Department of Transportation Airport Improvement Program discretionary grant which will continue the improvements being made at the airport, including runway rehabilitation.
June 3, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. – Representatives Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Terri Sewell (AL-07) introduced H.R. 3021 to ensure patients in rural communities continue to have access to affordable ambulance services.
May 31, 2019 Press Release
PEORIA, IL —Congressman Darin LaHood (R-IL) released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency, at the request of President Trump, took the final step to allow E15, a fuel blend with 15 percent ethanol, to be sold year-round.
May 28, 2019 Press Release
Washington D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Congressman Tom McClintock (CA-4) introduced legislation to protect communities from violent criminals who are in the United States illegally.