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Rep. Davis Asks CDC for Additional Information for Healthcare Workers

In response to an Ebola roundtable discussion held in Springfield last week with area healthcare professionals, U.S .Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today sent a letter to Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, asking for additional information to ensure healthcare workers are properly equipped and trained...

Not everyone confident with Ebola prevention

With more cases of Ebola popping up in the U.S., medical staff in Central Illinois are on guard. Now, they're asking Washington to do something about it, just in case the virus makes it here. WCIA-3's Kelsey Gibbs keeps us Connected to the Capitol. The biggest concern is making sure medical staff have the appropriate information so they c...

Ebola: Davis Wants Travel Ban, Hospitals Want Direction

Clear directions is what local health care professionals said they need regarding Ebola. Their congressman says he'll pass on their concerns, along with a request for a travel ban. Rep. Rodney Davis, (R) IL-13, held a roundtable discussion at SIU School of Medicine Thursday with health care professionals from around the area. Davis said h...


Honored to be invited to speak at today's commencement ceremony for the Sangamon County Drug Court. Congratulations to all of the graduates!

The Honorable Judge David G. Bernthal led the administration of the Oath of Allegiance at a naturalization ceremony today in Urbana. Congratulations to our newest fellow Americans!

Below is a recent photo of United States Naval Academy freshman, Richard "Gary" Watson. I had the opportunity to nominate Gary to the Academy earlier this year and I am glad to hear he is doing so well! If you or anyone you know are interested in applying to the Naval Academy or any other U.S. Service Academy, please visit my website at www.rodneydavis.house.gov. Applications are due November 7th.


Car Exchange Recap

photo U.S. Reps. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) and Janice Hahn (D-Calif.) recap their experience of exchanging cars for a day.