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Davis Joins Community in Dedicating the James R. Burgess, Jr. Post Office

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today joined representatives from the United State Postal Service, members of the community, and the Burgess family in dedicating the post office located on Green Street as the ‘James R. Burgess, Jr. Post Office.' "It's a privilege to be joined by Mr. Burgess' family and so many members of the Champaign-Urb...

Illinois Members Renew Bipartisan, Bicameral Effort to Bring Fairness to FEMA Disaster Declaration Process

U.S. Reps. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.), John Shimkus (R-Ill.), Mike Bost (R-Ill.), and Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) today announced with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) the reintroduction of theFairness in Federal Disaster Declarations Actto reform the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disas...

Davis Statement on House Passage of 2016 Budget Resolution

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) released the following statement after the House passed a FY2016 Budget Resolution that reduces spending, reforms our complicated tax code, and balances the budget in less than 10 years. “This budget is our vision for America – one that will allow us to pass along a greater nation to our children and grand...


Great day at Scott Air Force Base with Governor Bruce Rauner, Congressman John Shimkus, and former Congressman Jerry Costello discussing the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) and other growth opportunities for Southwestern Illinois.

Can't wait to wear this Principia College jersey in this year's Congressional Baseball Game!

This morning I presented a copy of the Congressional Record which included remarks I delivered on the House floor in honor of Chief Lehr, who was killed in the line of duty last month, to the Medora Fire Department. It was a pleasure to meet Chief Lehr's family and fellow firefighters. If you missed it, you can watch the floor speech here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8VXq52iylw


Rep. Davis Honors Former Staffer, Tim Butler

photo U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) spoke on the House floor in honor of his former staffer, Tim Butler, and his years of service to the House and to congratulate him on his new opportunity to represent 87th Illinois state house district.

Rep. Davis Honors Medora Fire Chief Kenneth Lehr

photo U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) honors the life of Medora Fire Chief, Kenneth Lehr, who was killed in the line of duty last month. Chief Lehr was entering his 21st year as a member of the Medora Fire Department and had served as fire chief since 2006.

Davis Questions EPA on Mahomet Aquifer

photo U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) questioned the EPA administrator on the status of the Mahomet Aquifer sole source designation petition at a recent Transportation and Infrastructure Committee hearing. Additionally, Davis sought clarification on the positioning of an agriculture producer on the EPA's Science Advisory Board and other EPA regulations.