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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

Press Releases

April 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Darin LaHood released the following statement in reaction to the chemical attack in Syria. At least 70 people, including at least 10 children, have been killed in what is suspected to be one of the deadliest chemical attacks in Syria in years.
April 3, 2017 Press Release
PEORIA, IL— Rep. Darin LaHood (IL-18) has announced the commencement of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition. Sixteen high schools from across the district will be showcasing artwork from Tuesday, April 4 through April 27 at the Peoria Public Library—Downtown branch, located at 107 N.E. Monroe Street. The library is open to the public Monday through Saturday from 9a.m.
March 22, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – In response to concerns regarding the way in which Illinois’ per capita allotment of Medicaid funds would be calculated under the American Health Care Act, Republican Members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation released the following statement:
February 28, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C.— Tonight, Congressman Darin LaHood attended President Trump’s address to a joint session of Congress. He released the following statement in response to the address:
February 27, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C.— Tonight, Congressman Darin LaHood led Members of the House of Representatives in honoring Bob Michel, former Congressman of the 18th District of Illinois and the longest-serving Republican Leader of the United States House of Representatives, who passed away earlier this month on Friday, February 17.
February 21, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-03) today announced that have introduced a measure to initiate congressional reform with wide bipartisan support. H. Con.
February 17, 2017 Press Release
PEORIA, IL—Today, Congressman Darin LaHood released the following statement on the passing of former U.S. House of Representatives Minority Leader Bob Michel:
February 9, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Darin LaHood (R-IL), Rodney Davis (R-IL), and Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA) today announced the introduction of two bills to commemorate the historical significance of Route 66.
February 7, 2017 Press Release
Darin LaHood Receives 115th Committee Assignments, Named Subcommittee Chairman
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Darin LaHood announced today that he has been appointed to the Joint Economic Committee and has been selected to serve as Chairman of the Oversight Subcommittee on the Science, Space, and Technology Committee. He will also assume new responsibilities on the Natural Resources Committee.
February 3, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C.—This week, Congressman Darin LaHood voted to employ the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to erase the Stream Protection Rule, which was pushed through in the final days of the Obama Administration.