April is tax season. That means Uncle Sam dips into our pockets and takes far more than his fair share. But the Department of Labor just made it even more difficult for workers to get ahead.
Rep. LaHood went to the U.S. House floor to recognize Orion Samuelson for his decades of work in broadcasting.
Rep. LaHood joined WMBD News to discuss the Electoral College Certification
Rep. LaHood joined Matt Sheehan on WMBD's On the Record series to discuss a variety of issues related to COVID-19.
Rep. LaHood welcomes prospective students to a virtual Military Service Academy Day.
Rep. LaHood joined After the Bell on Fox Business to discuss the China Task Force final report.
Rep. LaHood joined his colleagues on the House Floor to thank Congressman John Shimkus for his years of service to Congress and our nation.
Rep. LaHood spoke on 9/25 at the Ways and Means Committee hearing about the impact of COVID-19 on restaurants.
Rep. LaHood joined Greg Bishop on WMAY to discuss the ongoing federal investigation into Speaker Madigan, COVID-19 relief, and reinvigorating our economy.
Rep. LaHood joined Sean Spicer on Newsmax TV to discuss holding China accountable, strengthening American competitiveness, and the violence in Chicago
Rep. LaHood joined ISSA to discuss his Clean Start: Back to Work tax credit legislation.
Rep. LaHood joined the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures for a hearing on tax relief to support workers and families during COVID-19.
Rep. LaHood joined the Ways and Means Hearing with Ambassador Lighthizer do discuss the 2020 trade agenda and the impact on central and west-central Illinois.
Rep. LaHood joined WMBD to discuss his request to FEAM to support Illinois firefighters.
Rep. LaHood joined The Guy Benson Show on Fox News Radio to discuss Illinois' response and recovery to COVID-19.
Rep. LaHood joined Morning Newsfeed on WMAY to discuss COVID-19 on the government's response.
Rep. LaHood joined Steve Scully on C-SPAN's Washington Journal to discuss COVID-19's impact on Illinois' 18th Congressional District.
Rep. LaHood joined Greg and Dan on WMBD radio to discuss the latest on COVID-19 and the next steps towards getting Illinois on a path to opening up.
Congressmen Darin LaHood and Rodney Davis announce that the federal government will continue to provide support and federal funding for the McLean County COVID-19 testing site through May.
Rep. LaHood joined the Scott Miller Show to discuss the coronavirus outbreak and response at the federal, state, and local levels.
Rep. LaHood joined H. Wayne Wilson for an At Issue special to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic. LaHood joined public health officials, medical professionals, educators, government representatives, and others about a wide range of issues related to the outbreak in Central Illinois.
Rep. LaHood joined WMBD to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak with Eugene Daniel.
Rep. LaHood went to the House Floor to honor the Pleasant Plains High School Girls Basketball Illinois 2A State Championship
Rep. LaHood discussed our strong economy, trade, and workforce development with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
Rep. LaHood went to the House Floor to remember staffer Barb Baker.
“And the bill is passed.”
When that phrase is spoken, followed by the distinct strike of the Speaker’s gavel, it proclaims that the people’s House has fulfilled another promise made to the American people.
This month, farmers across Illinois will begin to harvest their crops.
About 6.5 million Americans are addicted to it. Seventy-eight people die each day across our nation because of it. Last year, law enforcement in the 18th District of Illinois alone seized over 246 pounds of it. Almost 1,000 doses of lifesaving Narcan were provided to residents in Peoria and Tazewell counties to treat it.
It usually starts out harmlessly. Painkillers are prescribed to individuals who need them and may be unaware of their addictive nature. Other times physicians are pressured to alleviate a patient’s pain to maintain approval ratings. Quickly and unintentionally, people get addicted. If those prescription opioids become unavailable, heroin is there.
It usually starts out harmless. Painkillers are prescribed to individuals who need them. Sometimes patients may be unaware of the addictive nature of these prescribed opiates, other times physicians are pressured to completely alleviate a patient’s pain to maintain approval ratings. Quickly and unintentionally, they get addicted.
As a new congressman and member of the House Natural Resources Committee, I am humbled by the opportunity to bring the priorities and concerns of central Illinois to Washington, D.C.
When we think of the ‘80s, we think of Back to the Future, electro-pop music and amusing fashion trends. For some of us, the ‘80s do not feel like that long ago—but the truth is that mix tapes, computers without the Internet and VCRs are all in the past. Many things have improved since the 1980s, but, sadly, our tax code is not one of them.
It’s May 1st, and that means that tax season — when Uncle Sam dips into our pockets and takes far more than his fair share — is behind us. But the Department of Labor just made it even more difficult for workers to get ahead.