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Thursday, November 23, 2017
A Thanksgiving Message from State Representative Tom Morrison

As we pause to celebrate Thanksgiving with family, friends and other loved ones, State Representative Tom Morrison wishes all Illinoisans a very happy and safe Thanksgiving. Click here to watch…


Monday, June 5, 2017
The Morrison Report: Spring Session Ends with No Budget Brought to House Floor

The end of the 2017 regular legislative session came and went on Wednesday, May 31 with no agreement on a balanced budget. We remained on the floor of the House…


Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Morrison Report: Rep. Morrison Reacts to Passage of Senate “Grand Bargain” Bills

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recently sat down and talked about the recent Senate action on a series of “Grand Bargain” bills that would raise income and service taxes without…


Friday, May 26, 2017
Representative Tom Morrison Responds to Passage of Transgender Birth Certificate Bill

Today in Springfield, members of the House of Representatives approved HB 1785, a measure that would allow individuals to change the sex listed on their birth certificate in cases where…


Monday, May 15, 2017
Rep. Morrison Visits with Local Junior High Students on Tech Day 2017

Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recently visited with two 8th Grade students from Walter R. Sundling Junior High School in Palatine, who were at the Capitol showcasing a project for Tech…


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…