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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…


Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Rep. Tom Morrison Discusses Electronic Vehicle Legislation on Comcast Newsmakers

During the final week of the spring legislative session in Springfield, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) sat down with Paul Lisnek of WTTW television to discuss legislation he passed this…


Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Rep. Morrison Discusses Budget Impasse on Chicago Tonight

This week State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) joined State Representatives David McSweeney (R- Barrington Hills), Carol Sente (D-Vernon Hills) and Ron Martwick (D-Chicago) on Chicago Tonight to discuss the ongoing…


Monday, June 5, 2017
The Morrison Report: Spring Session Ends with No Budget Brought to House Floor

The end of the 2017 regular legislative session came and went on Wednesday, May 31 with no agreement on a balanced budget. We remained on the floor of the House…


Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Morrison Report: Rep. Morrison Reacts to Passage of Senate “Grand Bargain” Bills

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recently sat down and talked about the recent Senate action on a series of “Grand Bargain” bills that would raise income and service taxes without…


Friday, May 26, 2017
Representative Tom Morrison Responds to Passage of Transgender Birth Certificate Bill

Today in Springfield, members of the House of Representatives approved HB 1785, a measure that would allow individuals to change the sex listed on their birth certificate in cases where…


Monday, May 15, 2017
Rep. Morrison Visits with Local Junior High Students on Tech Day 2017

Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) recently visited with two 8th Grade students from Walter R. Sundling Junior High School in Palatine, who were at the Capitol showcasing a project for Tech…