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Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Batinick Backs Red Light Camera Ban

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is the chief co-sponsor of an initiative to outlaw red light cameras in the State of Illinois. The legislation, HB3909 would prohibit municipalities from enacting…


Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Batinick Supports Bill to Reject Automatic Pay Increase

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) recently signed on as the chief-co sponsor of legislation to prevent automatic pay increases for Illinois lawmakers.  The legislation, HB3910, would phase out and end…


Monday, October 28, 2019
Batinick Renews Call for Tougher Ethics Laws

SPRINGFIELD—Today State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) joined colleagues at a press conference in the State Capitol to stress the need for stronger ethics laws in Illinois government. The press conference…


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Batinick Hosting Health Insurance & Wellness Fair

PLAINFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is hosting an upcoming Health Insurance and Wellness Fair for his 97th district residents.  The event is free and will be held on Tuesday, November…


Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Batinick Supports Stronger Ethics Laws Through Task Force

PLAINFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is co-sponsoring legislation to bolster the state’s ethics laws.  The legislation will create a State Ethics Task Force to tighten ethics rules within Illinois government. …


Thursday, October 10, 2019
Batinick Serves as Principal for a Day in Aurora

State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) recently participated in Principal for a Day, a program sponsored by the Illinois Principals Association. The IPA works with lawmakers to place them into schools…


Friday, September 27, 2019
Batinick Hosting Free FAFSA Workshop

PLAINFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is hosting a free College Financial Aid and FAFSA Workshop for area parents and students preparing their college applications. The workshop will be held on…


Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Bill to Expand Mammogram Screenings Signed into Law

PLAINFIELD—Governor Pritzker recently signed legislation into law to expand the availability of mammogram screenings.  State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) was a co-sponsor of the legislation, SB162, which will require insurance…


Friday, August 23, 2019
Teacher Minimum Wage Signed into Law

Yesterday, Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation to raise the minimum salary for educators to $40,000 by the 2023-2024 school year. State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) supported the initiative, HB2078. “Illinois…


Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Batinick Requests Constituent Feedback on Property Taxes

State Representative Mark Batinick remains committed to fighting for property tax relief for Illinois residents. To help find the best solution to reducing property tax burdens in both the short…