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Friday, May 31st, 2019
Batinick Opposed to New Tax Rates

SPRINGFIELD—Today the rates for the graduated income tax were presented through SB687 in the House of Representatives.  The new tax brackets would include a top tax rate of 7.99% for…

Thursday, May 30th, 2019
Batinick’s Children’s Safety Expo Set for June 22nd

PLAINFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is hosting a Children’s Safety Expo on Saturday June 22nd.  The event will be held from 9:00am-12:30pm at Plainfield Central High School, 24120 Fort Beggs…

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
VIDEO: Batinick Decries Democrats’ Insatiable Appetite for Spending
Monday, May 27th, 2019
Batinick Votes Against Tax Hike

SPRINGFIELD—Today the House of Representatives voted on the graduated income tax proposal, Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 1 (SJRCA1), which would remove the flat income tax guarantee from the Illinois…

Friday, May 24th, 2019
Batinick Passes Legislation to Support Scott’s Law

SPRINGFIELD—State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) served as the chief sponsor of an initiative that will help enforce and improve Scott’s Law, which requires drivers to slow down and move over…

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
A Shell Game Or A Rubik’s Cube?

Governor Pritzker’s plan to ignore government reforms, tax more of a shrinking pie, and move money around to fill needs temporarily amounts to little more than a shell game designed…

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
Batinick Debates Firefighter Pension Bill

As the Republican Spokesperson for the House Personnel and Pensions Committee State Representative Mark Batinick led an important debate on a piece of legislation that would change the downstate firefighter…

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
News from State Representative Mark Batinick

Dear Friend, As we enter the final few weeks of legislative session in Springfield, I wanted to give you an update on what issues are being discussed in the General…

Monday, May 6th, 2019
Batinick Addresses the Pritzker Tax

Representative Mark Batinick recently participated in a press conference to explain his opposition to Governor Pritzker’s graduated income tax proposal, and why it won’t help fix Illinois’ financial mess. “This…

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
Batinick Questions Pritzker’s Tax Hike due to Federal Investigation

SPRINGFIELD—Today, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) stood alongside his House Republican colleagues in the Capitol for a press conference on the federal investigation surrounding Governor JB Pritzker.  Last week it…