News

Monday, November 9, 2020
COVID-19 Mitigation Update from Rep. Mark Batinick

I will begin this newsletter by asking that you try not to shoot the messenger. As your State Representative, I am merely sharing information that affects our communities. These are…


Friday, November 6, 2020
Rep. Mark Batinick Encourages Veterans to Take Advantage of Free Job Fair

Illinois workNet has partnered with the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) to hold a statewide multi-employer Virtual Job Fair. The event is slated to take place over four days…


Monday, October 26, 2020
State Representative Mark Batinick Renews Call for Mandated Removal of Deceased People from Voter Rolls

Upon learning that nine Illinoisans tried to receive 2020 election ballots by returning applications that were mailed to deceased people in DuPage County, Representative Mark Batinick is renewing his call…


Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

Will County to Face Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations on Friday As you probably know, Will and Kankakee Counties will be moved back into a state of heightened COVID-19 mitigations beginning Friday,…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Rep. Batinick Responds to Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations Announcement for Will and Kankakee Counties

Today Governor JB Pritzker announced that heightened COVID-19 mitigations will take effect in IL Region 7 (Will and Kankakee Counties) this Friday. In response to the Governor’s announcement, State Representative…


Tuesday, October 20, 2020
COMMUNITY ALERT: Heightened COVID-19 Mitigations Coming to Region 7 on Friday

I just received word that heightened mitigation strategies will take effect in Will and Kankakee Counties (IL Region 7) on Friday morning, October 23. During the mitigation period, which will…


Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Mark Batinick

Rep. Batinick to Host Free Online College Financial Aid/FAFSA Seminar on Oct. 13 This is the time of year when high school seniors are making post-graduation decisions, and for those…


Friday, October 2, 2020
Rep. Mark Batinick to Host Free Online College Financial Aid/FAFSA Seminar

In an effort to assist high school students with college planning, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is hosting an online college financial aid and Free Application for Federal Student Aid…


Wednesday, September 23, 2020
State Rep. Mark Batinick Earns 100% Rating on Illinois Farm Bureau Legislative Report Card

In recognition of his advocacy in Springfield on behalf of Illinois’ farmers, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) has been named a “Friend of Agriculture” by the Activator Program of the…


Monday, September 21, 2020
Rep. Batinick Encourages Struggling Businesses to Apply for Second Round of Business Interruption Grants

As businesses continue to struggle financially due to COVID-19, State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is encouraging business owners to take advantage of a new round of Business Interruption Grants. The…