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Friday, July 20, 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…


Friday, June 29, 2018
Rep. Morrison Champions Legislation to Force Property Tax Reform in Illinois

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) is hoping that putting a sunset date on the current law that allows Illinois to collect property taxes will prompt property tax reform in Illinois….


Monday, June 11, 2018
Nearly $69 Million in IDOT Funds Allocated for District 54 Road and Bridge Projects for 2019-2024

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-54) announced today that almost $69 million of an $11.05 billion statewide road and bridge improvement program will be spent on projects in the 54th Legislative…


Thursday, May 31, 2018
VIDEO: The Morrison Report: Morrison Explains His Opposition to Budget Bill

On May 31, lawmakers approved a $38.5 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2019 budget. Rep. Tom Morrison voted against the budget and explained his vote in this edition of the…


Thursday, May 31, 2018
Rep. Morrison Rejects Budget that Ignores Revenue Estimate Requirement, Includes Taxpayer Funding of Elective Abortions

Illinois lawmakers sent a $38.5 billion budget package to Governor Bruce Rauner today. After the House of Representatives’ 97-18 vote of approval, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) issued the following…


Thursday, May 31, 2018
VIDEO: Morrison Points to Female-Friendly Laws that could be Wiped Away by ERA

On Wednesday, members of the House of Representative approved SJRCA04, the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) by a narrow margin. With the House approval yesterday, Illinois became the 37th state to…


Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Morrison Explains New Laws Taking Effect on June 1

Click here to view a summary of 34 new laws that will take effect on June 1 of this year.


Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Rep. Morrison Joins Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers in Expressing Opposition to Funding for Elective Abortions in FY 2019 Budget

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) joined a bipartisan coalition of House members on Tuesday to state their united opposition to the inclusion of taxpayer funds for elective abortion services in…


Saturday, May 26, 2018
VIDEO: The Morrison Report: Memorial Day Observation

State Representative Tom Morrison recently participated in a Memorial Day observation on the floor of the House in Springfield. He also spoke with his colleague, Veteran and State Representative Jeannie…


Friday, May 25, 2018
VIDEO: The Morrison Report: Property Taxes in Illinois

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison talks with his colleague State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) about the crushing property tax burden in Illinois and a…