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Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Morrison Bill to Ease Transportation Plan Reporting Requirements Receives Unanimous House Support

A bill sponsored by State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) that provides municipalities with greater flexibility in their transportation plan reporting requirements sailed through the Illinois House in a unanimous vote…


Friday, March 24, 2017
Rep. Morrison Co-Sponsors Bill to Require Lawmakers to Wait for Paychecks During Budget Impasse

In response to the court ruling yesterday that authorized Comptroller Susana Mendoza to immediately issue paychecks to Illinois lawmakers, State Representative Tom Morrison (R Palatine) joined a group of House…


Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 21, 2017

In this edition of The Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison discusses legislation to reduce some of the paperwork municipalities have to file with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT),…


Tuesday, March 14, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 14, 2017

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about legislation that addresses problems that arise when patients find themselves in an out-of-network health insurance situation…


Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 8, 2017

In today’s Morrison Report State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about “World Champion Chicago Cubs Day” in Springfield, but notes that while lawmakers are celebrating the Cubs winning the World…


Thursday, March 2, 2017
The Morrison Report: March 2, 2017

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison discusses legislation he is sponsoring this year to create equity in the cost for registration fees and license plates…


Tuesday, February 21, 2017
The Morrison Memo: February 21, 2017

Governor Rauner Delivers Annual Budget Address Each year in February the Governor is required to present to a joint session of the Illinois House and Senate a budget address which…


Friday, February 17, 2017
The Morrison Report: Reaction to the Governor’s Budget Address

This week in Springfield, Governor Bruce Rauner presented his annual Budget Address before a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly. Following the speech, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recorded…


Tuesday, February 14, 2017
The Morrison Report: February 14, 2017

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) discusses his committee assignments for the 100th General Assembly and recent grandstanding by the majority party on the…


Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Representative Tom Morrison Returns as Republican Spokesperson for Personnel & Pensions Committee

When lawmakers travel to Springfield this week to begin vetting the hundreds of bills that have already been filed in the 100th General Assembly, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) will…