December 12, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) voted in support of the Conference Report for H.R. 2, the Agriculture Improvement Act, today which reauthorizes and strengthens agriculture policy and programs within the U.S. Department of Agriculture through 2023. The legislation now heads to President Trump’s desk to be signed into law. Upon passage in the House, Rep.
December 11, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released a statement following the news that joint recovery operations to find five missing U.S. Marines, including Daniel Baker of Tremont, has ended and the missing Marines are declared deceased.
December 6, 2018 Press Release
Springfield, IL- U.S. Reps. Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Rodney Davis (R-IL) announced today that the City of Springfield was awarded a $22 million federal grant for construction of the Springfield Rail Improvements Project. A Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant from the U.S.
December 4, 2018 Press Release
Washington, D.C.- U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood (IL-18) announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will provide the City of La Harpe with a grant award of $2,502,000 and a loan of $4,008,000 for a water and waste disposal project in the city. Completion of this project will provide higher-quality drinking water to approximately 1,235 La Harpe residents.
December 1, 2018 Press Release
PEORIA, IL — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released the following statement after the passing of our 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush:
November 30, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released the following on the signing of the USMCA between the United States, Mexico, and Canada at the G20 Summit in Argentina.
November 29, 2018 Press Release
Legislation introduced by Rep. Darin LaHood unanimously passes House
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Legislation introduced by Congressman Darin LaHood to rename a Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, U.S. post office in honor of U.S. Army Sergeant Joshua Rodgers passed out of the U.S. House of Representatives today with unanimous approval. The bill, H.R. 4326, is co-sponsored by the entire Illinois congressional delegation and would rename the U.S.
November 21, 2018 Press Release
Washington, DC - U.S. Reps. Darin LaHood (R-Ill.) and Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today announced that the Trump administration will provide the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with $57.5 million in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 funding to continue major rehabilitation work at the LaGrange Lock and Dam (Versailles, IL) located on the Illinois River south of Beardstown, IL in Cass County.
November 14, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released the following statement after the House Republican Conference elected Kevin McCarthy as the next Minority Leader.
October 26, 2018 Press Release
Bloomington, IL—Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Congressman Rodney Davis (IL-13) joined Acting Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) K. Jane Williams and General Manager of Connect Transit Isaac Thorne today to recognize grant funding awarded to Connect Transit by the FTA.