December 5, 2016 Press Release
Rep. LaHood marks 1,500 constituent caseworks closed
Peoria, IL—Congressman Darin LaHood recently passed a constituent casework milestone, completing 1,500 requests for assistance from individuals in the 18th District. As of today, 1,504 cases have been closed.
December 2, 2016 Press Release
House continues a more-than-five-decade tradition of passing bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act
Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Darin LaHood voted for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY2017. The bill, which funds the Department of Defense, rebuilds our military, and ensures our troops have the tools necessary to carry out missions, passed with a bipartisan vote of 375-34.
December 1, 2016 Press Release
November 17, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC— Rep. LaHood released the following statement on The Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2016, which passed out of the House today on a 240-179 vote:
September 29, 2016 Press Release
Republican and Democrat Come Together to Address Congressional Dysfunction
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) introduced legislation to reform Congress. Thirty-seven other members of Congress have already signed on in support.
September 28, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Rep. Darin LaHood voted for H.R.
September 23, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—This week, Rep. Darin LaHood and a majority of the Members of Congress voted to prohibit future cash payments to Iran. LaHood released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Darin LaHood voted to rein in regulatory abuse and unnecessary spending of taxpayer dollars. The House considered and passed H.R. 3438, the REVIEW Act, common sense legislation to freeze the implementation of contentious and costly regulations until all court challenges to the regulation are settled. Rep.
September 15, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Rep. Darin LaHood voted today to prohibit the transfer of any more detainees from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, releasing the following statement:
September 13, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Rep. Darin LaHood sent a letter to US Senate Leadership today urging the chamber to take up and pass H.R. 5312 – the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Modernization Act of 2016. H.R. 5312, introduced by Rep.