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Congressman Davis, Treasurer Frerichs Stop at ISU to Talk About Bi-Partisan Effort to Make Saving for College Easier

As students head back to Illinois State University (ISU) this week and next, U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) and Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs (D-Ill.) made their second stop in two weeks to raise awareness about state and federal efforts to strengthen 529 college savings plans and improve access to affordable education. Davis...

With Zika in Illinois, Davis Calls on President to Re-Direct Millions in Unspent Ebola Funding to Fight Zika

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today called on President Obama to immediately re-direct $589 million in unspent Ebola response funding to prevent the spread of the Zika virus. More than 1,600 cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in the U.S. and according to the Illinois Department of Public Health, 46 cases were reported in Illino...

Davis Statement on Obama Administration’s Reported Ransom Payment to Iran

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today released this statement after reports surfaced that the White House paid $400 million in cash to Iran. The payment coincided with the release of four Americans held captive in Terhan in January. “If these reports are true, the administration has essentially put a price tag on every American,” said Dav...


Americans deserve an explanation about the dangerous precedent set by this administration. #IranRansom

This is a great accomplishment for Governor Rauner and legislators on both sides of the aisle. These reforms to our state's criminal justice system will reduce recidivism rates, save taxpayers in the long run, and give more people a second chance at life. I am pushing for similar reforms and bipartisanship at the federal level.

An amazing story about my good friend Raymond Poe, Director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture!



RT @GovRauner: Congratulations to the 17 Illinois Olympians who competed in Rio. Thank you for representing Illinois so admirably. https://…