May 15, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressmen Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), members of the House Ways and Means Committee, introduced the Renewable Energy Transferability Act. This legislation would allow the transfer of renewable energy tax credits, increasing innovation as well as the deployment of renewable energy, like wind and solar.
May 13, 2019 Press Release
FLORENCE, IL — Congressman Darin LaHood visited communities along the Illinois River today impacted by recent flooding. Rep. LaHood surveyed area along the river separating Pike and Scott Counties near Florence and also Meredosia in Morgan County. LaHood was joined by community leaders to assess the damage caused by flooding of the Illinois river.
May 10, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood released the following statement after the President and his Administration increased tariffs on China’s imports from 10% to 25%.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood voted no on H.R. 986, the Democrats’ misleading “Protecting Americans with Preexisting Conditions Act of 2019,” which does nothing to protect individuals with preexisting conditions and ultimately limits choices states have to expand access to care.
May 2, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressmen Darin LaHood (IL-18) and Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-8) unveiled the “Lincoln Room” in the United States Capitol yesterday evening. The Congressmen were joined by former Illinois Congressman Jerry Weller, President of the Illinois State Society, and John O’Brien, President of the Lincoln Group of Washington, D.C.
May 1, 2019 Press Release
PEORIA, IL — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) announced today that the appropriated funding for the $9 million firehouse project has been obligated for the 182nd Airlift Wing to begin construction of the firehouse.
May 1, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood joined a bipartisan and bicameral group this morning for a rally in support of an extension to the biodiesel and renewable diesel tax credit. Rep.
April 23, 2019 Press Release
PEORIA, IL— Rep. Darin LaHood (IL-18) hosted an awards ceremony this evening for the participants of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition at the Peoria Downtown Public Library and recognized six local artists as well-deserving award recipients.
April 18, 2019 Press Release
PEORIA, IL — Congressman Darin LaHood (IL-18) released the following statement today following the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on his investigation in collusion between President Trump’s campaign and Russia.
April 15, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood introduced H.R. 2314, the bipartisan Nuclear Powers America Act of 2019. Given the economic challenges facing nuclear energy, the bill will provide an investment tax credit (ITC) for continued capital investment in existing nuclear plants.