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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Rep. Morrison Outlines Strong Opposition to Taxpayer-Funded Abortions

Yesterday, the Illinois Senate passed HB 40, a bill which will fund abortions with taxpayer funds for any reason, through all nine months of pregnancy. When this bill was presented…


Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Representative Tom Morrison Responds to House Passage of Abortion Expansion Bill

This week in Springfield members of the majority party pushed through a bill that would allow taxpayer funds to be used to pay for abortions for Medicaid recipients and for…


Monday, April 24, 2017
The Morrison Memo: April 24, 2017

Illinois lawmakers spent the last two weeks in their home districts tending to local constituent needs, and during this time I had the pleasure of meeting and talking on the…


Thursday, April 13, 2017
Legislative Update: April 13, 2017

The General Assembly has begun its annual Easter Break. When we return to Springfield on Monday, April 24, legislators from the House and Senate have just five days to pass…


Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Morrison Bill to Ease Transportation Plan Reporting Requirements Receives Unanimous House Support

A bill sponsored by State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) that provides municipalities with greater flexibility in their transportation plan reporting requirements sailed through the Illinois House in a unanimous vote…


Friday, March 24, 2017
Rep. Morrison Co-Sponsors Bill to Require Lawmakers to Wait for Paychecks During Budget Impasse

In response to the court ruling yesterday that authorized Comptroller Susana Mendoza to immediately issue paychecks to Illinois lawmakers, State Representative Tom Morrison (R Palatine) joined a group of House…


Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 21, 2017

In this edition of The Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison discusses legislation to reduce some of the paperwork municipalities have to file with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT),…


Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 14, 2017

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about legislation that addresses problems that arise when patients find themselves in an out-of-network health insurance situation…


Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 8, 2017

In today’s Morrison Report State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about “World Champion Chicago Cubs Day” in Springfield, but notes that while lawmakers are celebrating the Cubs winning the World…


Thursday, March 2, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 2, 2017

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison discusses legislation he is sponsoring this year to create equity in the cost for registration fees and license plates…