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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The Morrison Memo: Veto Session Summary

Fall Veto Session Concludes with Action Taken on Several Vetoed House and Senate Bills Lawmakers were in Springfield last week for the final days of the 2017 fall veto session….


Monday, November 13, 2017
VIDEO: Morrison- “Ultimately This Comes Down to a Character Issue”

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about the bills and resolutions that were approved last week during the fall veto session that address…


Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Program that Recognizes Veterans on Drivers Licenses Expanded

Former members of the Guard and Reserve who do not have any periods of active duty other than their initial active duty for training and annual training are now eligible…


Monday, October 23, 2017
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 28

 Unneeded or expired prescription drugs are often hoarded, sent to an insecure landfill, or flushed down the toilet to potentially contaminate local water supplies. These substances should be placed in…


Monday, October 23, 2017
IDOT Seeks Public Input on State’s Rest Areas

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is seeking input on the state’s rest areas. To enhance traveler safety and comfort, IDOT maintains a system of 30 rest areas and 11…


Saturday, October 21, 2017
The Morrison Memo: October 21, 2017

Lawmakers Return to Springfield for Fall Veto Session After spending the last few months in our home districts, lawmakers will return to Springfield next week from October 24-26 and then…


Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Representative Tom Morrison to Host Mobile Office Hours at Rolling Meadows Public Library

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) will be hosting mobile office hours at the Rolling Meadows Public Library on Monday, October 30. Morrison and a member of his staff will be…


Friday, October 13, 2017
Rep. Morrison Co-Sponsors Legislation to Create “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortions Act” in Illinois

In response to the recent signing of HB 40, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) has joined a group of bipartisan lawmakers who want to roll back provisions that would allow…


Wednesday, October 11, 2017
VIDEO: Rep. Morrison Applauds Repeal of Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Rep. Tom Morrison Reacts to Recommended Repeal of Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax

Today the Cook County Board’s Finance Committee voted to recommend a full repeal of the once cent per ounce sweetened beverage tax that was enacted just a few months ago….