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Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Toll-Free Helpline Launched to Address Opioid Crisis

A statewide helpline has been launched to provide immediate assistance for those impacted by addiction to opioids and other substances. The helpline can be accessed free of charge by dialing…


Tuesday, December 5, 2017
State Representative Tom Morrison Earns High Ranking on Manufacturing Industry’s 2017 Legislative Scorecard

On the heels of being named a “Taxpayer Friend” for earning a perfect score on the Illinois Tax Survey compiled by Taxpayers United of America, Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) has…


Monday, December 4, 2017
The Morrison Memo: December 4, 2017

Cook County Soda Pop Tax Repeal Takes Effect When members of the Cook County Board implemented a one cent per ounce tax on sweetened beverages, the pushback from taxpayers was…


Thursday, November 30, 2017
Rep. Morrison Earns Perfect Score on Tax Survey by Taxpayers United of America

State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) is one of only three lawmakers in the Illinois General Assembly who have earned a perfect score on the Illinois Tax Survey compiled by Taxpayers…


Monday, November 27, 2017
Giving Tuesday Offers Opportunities for End-of-Year Charitable Donations

This Tuesday, November 28 is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving to worthwhile charitable organizations across the state, nation and globe. Celebrated annually on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Giving…


Monday, November 27, 2017
Small Business Administration Approves Assistance Request for Lake, McHenry, Cook Flood Victims

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved the State of Illinois’ request for assistance to help people and businesses in northeastern Illinois recover from severe storms and floods that…


Thursday, November 23, 2017
A Thanksgiving Message from State Representative Tom Morrison

As we pause to celebrate Thanksgiving with family, friends and other loved ones, State Representative Tom Morrison wishes all Illinoisans a very happy and safe Thanksgiving. Click here to watch…


Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The Morrison Memo: Veto Session Summary

Fall Veto Session Concludes with Action Taken on Several Vetoed House and Senate Bills Lawmakers were in Springfield last week for the final days of the 2017 fall veto session….


Monday, November 13, 2017
VIDEO: Morrison- “Ultimately This Comes Down to a Character Issue”

In this edition of the Morrison Report, State Representative Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) talks about the bills and resolutions that were approved last week during the fall veto session that address…


Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Program that Recognizes Veterans on Drivers Licenses Expanded

Former members of the Guard and Reserve who do not have any periods of active duty other than their initial active duty for training and annual training are now eligible…