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Thursday, March 28th, 2019
Rep. Morrison calls for Justice

Springfield… In response to Cook County prosecutors who have decided to drop all charges against actor Jussie Smollett, State Representative Tom Morrison (R – Palatine) is calling for justice to…

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Morrison on State Budget Address

SPRINGFIELD. . . Today, Governor JB Pritzker delivered the annual budget address to the 101st General Assembly. State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) released the following statement in reaction to the…

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Morrison Opposes Minimum Wage Increase

SPRINGFIELD. . .Today the Illinois House of Representatives passed legislation to increase the state’s minimum wage from $8.25 an hour to $15 an hour statewide. The proposal, SB1, would be…

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
Morrison Appointed Spokesperson for Two House Committees

SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) announces his committee assignments for the 101st General Assembly. Representative Morrison was named the Republican Spokesperson for two key House Committees: Appropriations-General Services,…

Wednesday, January 30th, 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…

Friday, January 25th, 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 11th, 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, September 11th, 2018
Harper Community College to Receive State Funds for Heating System Repairs Project

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) announced today that the Governor’s office on Management and Budget (GOMB) has signed off on the release of State funds to assist William Hainey Harper…

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
State Capital Construction Dollars Released for William Rainey Harper College

Up to $900,000 in in capital funding has been released to benefit William Rainey Harper College in Palatine as part of the Fiscal Year 2019 capital budget approved by lawmakers…

Friday, July 20th, 2018
Morrison Returns Nearly 24% of District Office Funds

When the previous fiscal year ended on June 30, 2018, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) returned $16,621 of unused district office funds to the State of Illinois. Each year, every…