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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

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Rep. LaHood | Ways and Means Hearing on Tax Relief in Response to COVID-19

Jun 18, 2020

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 | Ways and Means Hearing with Ambassador Lighthizer on the 2020 Trade Agenda

Jun 17, 2020

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 | FEMA request for Illinois firefighters

May 29, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined WMBD to discuss his request to FEAM to support Illinois firefighters.

LaHood on Radio | The Guy Benson Show on Fox News Radio

May 6, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined The Guy Benson Show on Fox News Radio to discuss Illinois' response and recovery to COVID-19.

LaHood on Radio | WMAY Morning Newsfeed 5/1

May 3, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined Morning Newsfeed on WMAY to discuss COVID-19 on the government's response.

Rep. LaHood | C-SPAN Washington Journal on COVID-19

Apr 29, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined Steve Scully on C-SPAN's Washington Journal to discuss COVID-19's impact on Illinois' 18th Congressional District.

LaHood on Radio: Greg and Dan 4/21

Apr 25, 2020

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.

Reps. LaHood and Davis announce extension of federal support for McLean County testing site

Apr 14, 2020

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 | On Radio with the Scott Miller Show

Mar 25, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined the Scott Miller Show to discuss the coronavirus outbreak and response at the federal, state, and local levels.

Rep. LaHood | Coronavirus Special on At Issue with H Wayne Wilson

Mar 21, 2020

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 | COVID-19 Outbreak on WMBD

Mar 20, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined WMBD to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak with Eugene Daniel.

Rep. LaHood | Celebrating Pleasant Plains High School Girls Basketball State Championship

Mar 5, 2020

Rep. LaHood went to the House Floor to honor the Pleasant Plains High School Girls Basketball Illinois 2A State Championship

Rep. LaHood | Ways and Means Hearing with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Mar 3, 2020

Rep. LaHood discussed our strong economy, trade, and workforce development with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

Rep. LaHood | Remembering Barb Baker

Feb 27, 2020

Rep. LaHood went to the House Floor to remember staffer Barb Baker.

Rep. LaHood | Ways and Means Hearing with Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar

Feb 27, 2020

Rep. LaHood discussed rural health and the coronavirus at the Ways and Means Committee hearing with Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar.

Rep. LaHood | Ways and Means Hearing on China

Feb 26, 2020

Rep. LaHood discussed the US-China Phase One Agreement at the Ways and Means Committee hearing.

Rep. LaHood | Honoring Coach Pat Ryan

Feb 6, 2020

Congressman Darin LaHood went to the House Floor to honor Metamora High School Football Coach Pat Ryan for his legendary 30-year career.

Rep. LaHood | WGN Morning News: SOTU

Feb 6, 2020

Rep. Darin LaHood joined WGN Morning News to discuss President Donald Trump's 2020 State of the Union address

Rep. LaHood | Ways and Means Hearing on Funding Infrastructure

Jan 29, 2020

Rep. LaHood spoke during the House Ways and Means Committee hearing on "Paving the Ways for Funding and Financing Infrastructure Investments."

Rep. LaHood | WMBD: Impact of USMCA and China trade

Jan 27, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined Eugene Daniel on WMBD to discuss the impact of USMCA and the phase one trade deal with China on central and west-central Illinois.

LaHood on Radio | DeLoss Jahnke RFD Radio

Jan 29, 2020

Rep. LaHood joined RFD Radio to discuss the phase one trade deal with China

Rep. LaHood | Fox Business: Phase One Trade Deal with China

Jan 15, 2020

Rep. LaHood Joined After the Bell on Fox Business to discuss the signing of the phase one trade deal with China.

Rep. LaHood Remembers Frank Mitchell on the House Floor

Jan 14, 2020

Rep. LaHood Remembers Frank Mitchell, the first African-American to serve as a House page, on the House Floor. Frank passed away at the age of 70 on 12/25/2019

Rep. LaHood Honors Law Enforcement on House Floor

Jan 9, 2020

Rep. LaHood Honors Law Enforcement on House Floor

April 20, 2018 Press Release
Peoria, IL - Today, Representatives Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Cheri Bustos (D-IL) sent a letter to United States Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky calling for an end to the hiring freeze at the Peoria Agriculture Research Lab. As is outlined in the letter, there are at least 25 research positions that are currently unfilled at the Ag Lab.
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April 19, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Darin LaHood voted in favor of H.R. 5444 the Taxpayer First Act, which includes the Improving Assistance for Taxpayers Act introduced by Rep. LaHood earlier this year.
March 25, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, President Donald Trump signed into law H.R. 3109, legislation introduced by Congressman Darin LaHood to rename the Chillicothe, Illinois U.S. post office in honor of U.S. Navy Chief Special Warfare Operator William “Ryan” Owens. The bill was co-sponsored by the entire Illinois congressional delegation.
March 23, 2018 Press Release
PEORIA, IL – Congressman Darin LaHood toured Walmart in Washington and Five Senses Salon in Peoria today to hear directly from the employees about the positive effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The bill was signed into law at the end of last year with the goal of simplifying our tax code and lowering tax rates for workers and businesses of all sizes.
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March 21, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Darin LaHood introduced H.R. 5342 the Improving Assistance for Taxpayers Act yesterday, which would strengthen protections for taxpayers by requiring the Internal Revenue Services (IRS) to respond in a timely manner to Taxpayer Assistance Directives (TAD) issued by the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS).

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June 14, 2019 In The News
PEORIA -- U.S. Representative Darin LaHood said he supports a call from the Illinois Farm Bureau for a statewide disaster declaration for farmers.
June 6, 2019 In The News
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Darin LaHood has introduced a bill through the House of Representatives that would restructure current cuts to Medicare reimbursements.
May 29, 2019 In The News
Lives were changed during a 2019 commencement address at Morehouse College when self-made billionaire Robert F.
May 29, 2019 In The News
ELLSWORTH, Ill. -- A proposal in Washington, D.C. would give companies incentives to utilize renewable energy.