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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Palatine Village Manager Visits State Capitol

It was nice to see Palatine Village Manager Reid Ottesen in Springfield this week.


Friday, May 15, 2015
Rep. Morrison Releases Statement on Democrat Decision to Treat Property Tax Relief as a Game

House Republicans have worked for years to provide Illinoisans with much-needed property tax relief, and in most instances those bills have been blocked from advancing to the House floor. In…


Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Rep. Morrison Explains House Republicans’ “Present” Votes

At a time when legislators should be working in a bipartisan manner to create the FY16 budget, House Democrats have been making a mockery of the legislative process. Rather than…


Monday, May 11, 2015
VIDEO: Rep. Morrison Talks About Pension Ruling on Chicago Tonight

On Friday, May 8, just hours after the IL Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling that the General Assembly’s 2013 Pension Reform Bill is unconstitutional, State Representative Tom Morrison sat…


Friday, May 8, 2015
Rep. Morrison Responds to IL Supreme Court Decision that 2013 Pension Reform Law is Unconstitutional

In response to today’s Illinois Supreme Court rejection of Illinois’ 2013 pension reform law on grounds that it is unconstitutional, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) has issued the following statement:…


Friday, May 1, 2015
Morrison Visits with Crew of New USS Illinois Submarine

In June of this year, the first naval vessel since 1897 which carries the State of Illinois’ name will launch from a harbor in Connecticut. On April 29, State Representative…


Thursday, April 30, 2015
Rep. Morrison Responds to Restoration of Funds for Human Service Agencies for Balance of FY15

In response to the decision today by Governor Bruce Rauner to restore the $26 million in cuts that had previously been announced for Illinois human service agencies, State Representative Tom…


Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Supporters of Home Schooling Lobby in Springfield

On April 30, supporters of Home Schooling were in Springfield to talk with legislators. I’m shown here with the Dimoulis family. They are a part of the Christian Home Educators…


Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Parks Advocates Visit IL Capitol

On April 28th, supporters of Illinois parks came to Springfield for Park District Lobby Day. Representatives from the Hoffman Estates Park District had a nice display in the Capitol rotunda….


Friday, April 24, 2015
Palatine Jaycees Visit Springfield

It was a pleasure spending time in Springfield with Lindsay Karlin and Joanne Rinaldo of the Palatine Jaycees. We had a nice conversation about the Jaycees and the good work…