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Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Republicans Demand Speaker Madigan’s Resignation

CHICAGO— Reform-minded legislators Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), Randy Frese (R-Paloma), Margo McDermed (R-Mokena), and Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) today demanded Speaker Madigan resign amid FBI investigations and harassment cases that have tainted…


Monday, December 2, 2019
Wheeling Township Property Tax Seminar

Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will be holding a property tax assessment appeal seminar for taxpayers seeking to appeal their 2019 property tax assessments. The seminars include…


Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Two Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminars for Palatine Township

Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will be holding two property assessment appeal seminars for Palatine residents seeking to appeal their 2019 property tax assessments. Palatine Township will…


Thursday, November 14, 2019
Morrison Statement on SB667

SPRINGFIELD—Legislation on insulin prescription co-pays passed in the House of Representatives, 100-13-1. State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) voted against SB667 and released the following statement: “This is another Springfield example…


Wednesday, November 13, 2019
SURVEY: Illinois Ethics

State Representative Tom Morrison is asking constituents to take a survey on the current state of Illinois’ ethics.  Representative Morrison is supporting and sponsoring legislation to help close the many…


Thursday, November 7, 2019
News from State Representative Tom Morrison

Dear Constituents of the 54th District, Just prior to last week’s scheduled veto session days in Springfield, there were ongoing discussions on a number of important legislative issues:  taxes,  gambling,…


Thursday, November 7, 2019
Morrison Joins Call for Total Ethics Reform

CHICAGO—State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) participated in a press conference today to renew the call for continued ethics reform in state government.  Morrison joined a group of House Republican lawmakers…


Friday, November 1, 2019
Arroyo Resigns from House of Representatives

PALATINE—Today State Representative Luis Arroyo (D-Chicago) resigned from office following his arrest on federal bribery charges. State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) released the following statement: “Representative Arroyo’s arrest on bribery…


Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Morrison Supports Tougher Ethics for Lawmakers

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) is a chief-co sponsor of an ethics bill that will increase penalties for lawmakers who violate existing ethics laws. The legislation, HB361, increases fines for…


Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Morrison Statement on Arroyo Arrest

SPRINGFIELD—Yesterday, State Representative Luis Arroyo (D-Chicago) was arrested on a public corruption charge.  Arroyo was charged with allegedly agreeing to pay a state senator $2,500 a month in bribes in…