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Monday, August 16, 2021
Batinick Reacts to Proven Inaccurate and Unlawful Legislative Maps

PLAINFIELD – In response to the release of official decennial census counts by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following statement: “The official…


Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Rep. Batinick Responds to Governor Pritzker’s New COVID-19 Mitigations

PLAINFIELD – In response to Governor Pritzker’s press conference announcing required universal inside masking for Illinois schools and day cares grades P-12, required vaccinations for state employees working in congregate…


Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Rep. Batinick Launches “Batinick at Your Business”

State Rep. Mark Batinick wants an invitation to your small business! If you are a small business owner in the 97th District, Rep. Batinick wants to hear from you. The…


Monday, August 2, 2021
Batinick Calls for Feds to Assist Nuclear Subsidies, Common Sense Approach to Energy

PLAINFIELD – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) recently provided insight on the Illinois energy debate, offering an approach in how the state can balance climate change and renewable energy. In…


Monday, August 2, 2021
A Common Sense Approach to the Energy Debate

by Rep. Mark Batinick Illinois has many natural economic advantages. It is located in the middle of the country, Lake Michigan and its many rivers provide affordable shipping access, and…


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…