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Davis Re-introduces Opioid Prescription Verification Act to Combat Opioid Epidemic

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) re-introduced the Opioid Prescription Verification Act, H.R. 2355, which would give law enforcement officials another tool to fight the opioid epidemic. “Overdose deaths have accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has made it even more critical than ever that law enforcement and health officials ha...

Davis Urges Employers To Consider New Student Loan Repayment Benefit for Employees

U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) today spoke to members of the McLean County Chamber of Commerce about a law he introduced that empowers employers to help pay down student loan debt of their employees. You can find a video of Rep. Davis’s presentation to Chamber members here. You can find a copy of the presentation slides here. R...

Davis, Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Support Transit in Smaller Communities

U.S. Reps. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), Greg Stanton (D-Ariz.), Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.), and Jimmy Panetta (D-Calif.) today announced the introduction of the Small Community Transit Improvement Act of 2021 to increase the amount of funding provided to transit systems in small communities. H.R. 2306 would increase the apportionment for the Smal...

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This morning, we visited an unfinished 14-mile section of the border wall near Mission, Texas, where construction began during the Trump Administration. It's disappointing the Biden Administration halted construction because border security matters, and it's critical to keeping our country safe.

Yesterday we were briefed at the migrant facility near McAllen, Texas. We also spoke with U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel as they started their shift, and saw the trails along the Rio Grande that are used for crossings. CBP has a tough and dangerous job, and they don't get enough credit for what they do.

Today and tomorrow, I'll be joining Congressman Steve Scalise and other members of Congress to meet with law enforcement in Texas at the southern border to see the border crisis firsthand. From what I've learned so far, this crisis is the direct result of Biden Administration policies and rhetoric. More to come.

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U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis Discusses Student Loan Repayment Benefits for Employers

photo On Tuesday, April 6, 2021, U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) joined members of the McLean County Chamber of Commerce to discuss his Employer Participation in Repayment Act, which allows employers to offer tax exempt student loan payments to their employees, up to $5,250 a year. The law was recently extended for a five-year period in the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Act of 2021. You can find slides from Rep. Davis's presentation here: https://rodneydavis.house.gov/UploadedFiles/Student_Loan_Repayment_Presentation.pdf

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