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Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Rep. Batinick Statement on House Passage of HB3447

Springfield – In response to the Illinois House’s passage of HB3447 on Wednesday, April 21, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) issued the following statement: “I am very concerned about the…


Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Batinick Bill to Delay Revolving Door for Pension Board Members

SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) praised the passage of his bill, HB3004, in the Illinois House on Thursday. The bill was passed with 114 “Yes” votes, 0 “No”…


Thursday, April 22, 2021
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

THIS SATURDAY: Upcoming Recycling & Shredding Event in Shorewood This month, I am hosting a Recycle & Shredding Event in Shorewood at Holy Family Church! Celebrate the week of Earth…


Thursday, April 22, 2021
Reimagine Illinois: Ending the Culture of Corruption

In March, I joined my colleagues Rep. Tom Bennett (R-Gibson City) and Rep. Dan Ugaste (R-Geneva) to speak on Reimagine Illinois during a Facebook Live virtual town hall. We discussed…


Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Rep. Batinick to Host 2021 Recycle & Shredding Event

Plainfield – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) announced he will host a Recycling and Shredding Event on Saturday, April 24th, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The event will…


Wednesday, April 7, 2021
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reimagine Illinois: A State of Growth

Illinois has ignored calls for reform to turn around our state for far too long. However, we can change this by adopting a new mindset and identifying avenues for growth….


Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

Save the Date: Recycling & Shredding Event In April, I am hosting a Recycling and Shredding event at Holy Family Church in Shorewood! This event is on Saturday, April 24th,…


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Rep. Batinick Joins Reimagine Illinois to Build a Better Illinois

PLAINFIELD – On Wednesday, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) joined the House Republican Caucus in launching Reimagine Illinois. Reimagine Illinois outlines the priorities of the Illinois House Republican Caucus for…


Monday, March 15, 2021
OP-ED: Rep. Batinick on Re-Regulation to Help Fix Illinois Budget: One for All and Two for One!

Governor Pritzker reiterated the same old Illinois strategy during his State of the State budget address:  Raise taxes, rinse, repeat. This type of budgeting is frustrating mostly because it focuses on…


Thursday, March 11, 2021
Batinick Bill for Earlier School Zone Speed Limits Recommended to Pass by House Committee

PLAINFIELD – On Wednesday, a bill introduced by State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) to amend the Illinois Vehicle Code was recommended “do pass” by the Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee….