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Davis Delivers Address at Blackburn’s All-College Convocation; Announces Bill to Help Work College Students and Promote College Affordability

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) yesterday was the guest speaker at Blackburn College’s All-College Convocation. The convocation marks the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year and welcomes new and returning students to the college. Additionally, Davis announced H.R. 3409, the Work Colleges Tax Relief Act, legislation he has introduced, a...

Davis Hosts Veterans Resource Fair, Announces Bill to Improve VA Claims Process

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today hosted a Veterans Resource Fair, with special guest Erica Jeffries, Director of Illinois Veterans Affairs, and announced the introduction of H.R. 3335, the Access to Veterans Benefits Improvement Act, his bipartisan legislation to improve the claims process through the Department of Veterans Affairs (...

ICYMI: Davis’ Hire More Heroes Act Signed Into Law

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today released the following statement after his bill, the Hire More Heroes Act, which incentivizes small businesses to hire veterans while providing them relief from the Affordable Care Act, was signed into law as part of H.R. 3236, the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act...


Yesterday afternoon was all about job growth in the #IL13. Honored to receive the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Spirit of Enterprise Award for supporting policies that work toward job growth, not against it. Next, I hosted a One More Job Business Summit asking business owners and entrepreneurs what we can do to help them create one more job. Thanks to our panelists and everyone who attended.

Toured the Enbridge and the SAX Pipeline Project near Decatur yesterday. This project has put more than 1,500 people to work so far and is helping put America on a path to energy independence.

Please check out this inspiring story about an Illinois veteran working to raise awareness and help cut down the veteran suicide rate. Check out his Facebook Page at BUDDY CHECK 22 to find out how to get involved and make a different in our veterans' lives.


Davis Offers Jobs Amendment to REINS Act

photo U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) spoke in support of his amendment to require an analysis of the impact a federal regulation will have on jobs which passed the House as part of the REINS Act, a bill requiring approval from Congress and the president before any new executive action takes effect.

Davis Speaks in Support of National Voluntary GMO Labeling System

photo U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis speaks on the House floor in support of H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, to establish national standards and a system for voluntarily labeling food that does not contain genetically modified organisms (GMO). H.R. 1599 includes Davis’ amendment, which gives USDA the role of establishing a voluntary labeling system that mimics that of the organic label, to provide access and accurate information to consumers who seek additional information about non-GMO products.