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Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Morrison Responds to Newly Adopted House Rules for the 101st GA

SPRINGFIELD – In one of the first legislative actions of the Illinois House of Representatives in the 101st General Assembly, lawmakers voted on House Rules, which will govern operations in…


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Preparing for Cold Temperatures, Winter Weather

With temperatures reaching record lows in Illinois, it is important to take winter weather warnings seriously. The extreme cold weather is incredibly dangerous, and can be life threatening. Those particularly…


Friday, January 25, 2019
Morrison Backing Property Tax Reform Effort for Cook County

PALATINE…State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recently filed legislation to ensure fair distribution of resources to help improve the property tax appeal process in Cook County. Representative Morrison’s legislative district encompasses…


Friday, January 11, 2019
SNAP Benefits Will Continue Through February During Federal Shutdown

  The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) announced today that February Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will be funded through the end of February, but they will be…


Friday, January 11, 2019
Morrison Begins Fifth Term in House of Representatives

SPRINGFIELD. . .State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) was sworn into office to begin his fifth term serving the 54th Legislative District of Illinois. A special inauguration ceremony held at the…


Tuesday, January 8, 2019
New Year, New Laws

With the arrival of the New Year comes a series of new laws enacted by the State of Illinois. This year, 253 new laws have taken effect as of January…