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Thursday, July 22, 2021
Rep. Batinick Joins Area Lawmakers in Support of Public Access to DuPage River

Plainfield – On Wednesday, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) joined area lawmakers in a letter of support for public access to the DuPage River. The letter was sent following reports…


Friday, July 16, 2021
Batinick Legislation for Earlier School Zone Speed Limits Signed into Law

Plainfield – Last Friday, legislation introduced by State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) to amend the Illinois Vehicle Code was signed into law by Governor Pritzker. HB343 moves the time school…


Thursday, July 15, 2021
Rep. Batinick Statement on Resignation of Inspector General Pope

Plainfield – Following the announcement of the resignation of Legislative Inspector General Carol Pope, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following statement: “Legislative Inspector General Pope’s resignation letter speaks…


Friday, June 11, 2021
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

Updates from 102nd General Assembly I’m proud to report that my legislation, HB343, passed in both the House and Senate during the spring legislative session. This legislation will move the…


Friday, June 4, 2021
Rep. Batinick on Pritzker Signing of Legislative Maps

Plainfield – In response to Governor Pritzker signing into law the partisan-drawn legislative maps on Friday, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following statement: “In 2018, Governor Pritzker made…


Sunday, May 30, 2021
Rep. Batinick Response to House Passage of Legislative Maps

Springfield – On Friday, the Illinois House voted to approve HB2777 to establish the legislative maps in Illinois for the next ten years. Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following…


Friday, May 28, 2021
Batinick Calls for House to Debate Constitutional Amendments to Address Illinois’ Issues

Rep. Batinick spoke about SJRCA11 and the need for the General Assembly to introduce constitutional amendments to address issues like term limits, ethics, property taxes, and a fair map. “Folks,…


Monday, May 17, 2021
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

Batinick Recycle & Shred Event I was happy to see 97th District constituents at our Recycle & Shred event in April! The weather held out and we had a successful…


Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Batinick Joint Resolution Creating the “PFC Andrew Meari Memorial Highway” Adopted in the House

SPRINGFIELD – On Wednesday, a resolution introduced by State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) was adopted in the Illinois House. HJR11, a joint resolution to honor Private First Class Andrew Meari,…


Thursday, May 6, 2021
Batinick on Democratic “Transparency” in Redistricting Process: “What’s Happening Behind that Door is Not Democracy.”

SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) spoke at a press conference on Thursday with House Redistricting Committee Republican Spokesperson Tim Butler (R-Springfield), Rep. Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville), Rep. Tom Demmer…