Republican Congressman Rodney Davis

State News
9:59 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Former Congressman Johnson Endorses Davis

Former Congressman Tim Johnson endorses 13th District incumbent Rodney Davis of Taylorville in Champaign Thursday night.
Credit Jeff Bossert / WILL/Illinois Public Radio

Since his retirement from politics, former Congressman Tim Johnson hasn’t publicly backed anyone for office. That changed Thursday with the Urbana Republican's endorsement of his successor, incumbent Rodney Davis, as he seeks a second term in Illinois’ 13th Congressional District.

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State News
6:58 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Republican Congressman says differences on food stamp program should be worked out in committee

Republican Congressman Rodney Davis of Taylorville says President Obama is premature in threatening to veto the House’s version of the farm bill. The White House says $2 billion dollars in annual cuts to the food stamp program in the House’s plan goes too far, and will leave some Americans hungry.

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