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Tuesday, May 28, 2019
VIDEO: Batinick Decries Democrats’ Insatiable Appetite for Spending

Monday, May 27, 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 24, 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 21, 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 15, 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 15, 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 6, 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 1, 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…


Monday, April 15, 2019
Rep. Batinick, Sen. Rezin, to Host Coffee and Conversation Event in Plainfield

All constituents are invited to chat about state issues over coffee PLAINFIELD… State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) and State Senator Sue Rezin (R-Morris) will be hosting a Coffee and Conversation…


Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Measure to Remove Statute of Limitations on Sex Offenses Passes in House

State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) supported legislation to remove the statute of limitations for the prosecution of sexual offenses.    The bill, HB2135, applies to criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal…