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Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Churchill Downs Moves Toward Arlington Park Sale

PALATINE— After news that Churchill Downs, Inc. planned to move ahead on the sale of Arlington Park, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) issued the following statement: “Arlington Park has had…


Monday, February 22, 2021
Criminal Justice Reform Becomes Illinois Law

PALATINE— After Governor JB Pritzker signed HB3653 into law today, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) released the following statement on the criminal justice reform measure: “This was a 764-page omnibus…


Monday, February 22, 2021
Morrison Named to Five House Committees

PALATINE—State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) has been named to serve on five different committees in the House of Representatives for the 102nd General Assembly.  Those five integral committees include: Elementary/Secondary…


Wednesday, February 17, 2021
VIDEO: Morrison Reacts to Governor’s Budget Address

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Morrison Responds to Pritzker’s Budget Address

SPRINGFIELD…Today Governor JB Pritzker gave his annual budget address for Fiscal Year 2022. State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) released the following statement in response: “Historically, Illinois has had a tremendously…


Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Morrison: House Rules are Business as Usual

SPRINGFIELD–Today the Illinois House of Representatives met in the Springfield Capitol, for the first time in nearly a year, to adopt the House Rules. State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) released…


Tuesday, February 9, 2021
MORRISON DELIVERS VALENTINES TO SENIOR HOMES

PALATINE—Today, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) delivered hundreds of student-created Valentine’s Day cards to senior citizens in his 54th District. About a month ago, the Representative’s office encouraged card making by students…


Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Morrison Urges Veto on Recently Passed Police Reform Bill

PALATINE—Today, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) held a press conference with the President of the Fraternal Order of Police Trooper’s Lodge #41 Joe Moon to discuss the impact…


Friday, January 15, 2021
Morrison Calls for Peaceful Transition, Condemns Violent Acts

The hallmarks of our great nation are liberty, rule of law, separations of power, respect for the Constitution, orderly and peaceful transitions by officeholders —even after very contentious elections— and…


Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Morrison Statement on New IL House Speaker

Below is a statement from State Rep. Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) on the election of a new Speaker of the Illinois House: “This is a monumental day in Illinois state government….