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Friday, September 15, 2017
The Morrison Report: September 15, 2017

 This week on the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) provides an update on the status of HB 40, a measure that would dramatically increase taxpayer-funded abortions in Illinois….


Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Rep. Morrison Takes Steps to Repeal Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax

On the heels of a 32 % hike in the income tax rate in Illinois, residents of Cook County were recently saddled with a one cent per ounce tax on…


Wednesday, September 6, 2017
VIDEO: The Morrison Report for September 5, 2017

Special sessions of the Illinois General Assembly this summer dealt with two primary issues- the budget and education funding reform. Click here to watch the latest edition of the Morrison…


Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Rep. Morrison and Senator Rooney Seek Volunteers to Join Them at Street Fest Booth

This year, Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) will once again be sharing a legislative booth at Palatine’s Street Fest with his corresponding Senator. This year, Representative Morrison and State Senator Tom…


Thursday, August 3, 2017
Electronics Recycling Event Scheduled for Saturday, August 5 in Palatine

This Saturday, the Village of Palatine and the Palatine Park District will host an electronics recycling event sponsored by the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC). This event…


Thursday, August 3, 2017
Morrison to Co-Host Free Property Tax Appeals Session

To assist Palatine Township taxpayers with questions about their property assessments, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) will partner with Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak, Palatine Township Assessor…


Monday, July 17, 2017
AUDIO: Morrison Tells Radio Host “Illinois is Headed in the Wrong Direction”

The day after the House of Representatives overrode vetoes issued by Governor Bruce Rauner on budget-related bills, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) was interviewed by Greg Corombus, host of a…


Friday, July 14, 2017
The Morrison Memo: July 14, 2017

Rep. Morrison Votes Against $5 Billion Tax Hike The two-year budget impasse ended on July 6 when members of the House overrode a series of budget-related vetoes by Governor Rauner….


Monday, July 3, 2017
Morrison Votes Against Tax Hike

Today in Springfield, members of the House of Representatives approved revenue and spending packages that aim to end the budget impasse. SB06 (spending) was approved by a 81-34 vote and…


Thursday, June 29, 2017
The Morrison Report: June 29, 2017

This week in Springfield, lawmakers remained in special session with hopes of coming to agreement on a balanced budget with reforms before the end of the fiscal year at midnight…