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Friday, March 6, 2015
Rep. Batinick Reaction to Newly Exposed COD Waste

In reaction to today’s Chicago Tribune report, Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), who just last month sought to advance a package of legislation aimed squarely at a $750K severance buyout that…


Thursday, March 5, 2015
SJ-R: Rep. Mark Batinick: Illinois Can Find Savings in Workers’ Comp Reforms

Unless you are a business owner or have been injured on the job, you may not be familiar with the workers’ compensation system in Illinois or how it affects your pocketbook….


Thursday, February 26, 2015
Batinick Files “Stephanie’s Law” to Close Sex Offender Loophole

Springfield, IL – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) has teamed up with Will, Kendall and DuPage County State’s Attorneys James Glasgow, Eric Weis and Robert Berlin to strengthen the state’s…


Monday, February 23, 2015
Rep. Batinick Launches Online Constituent Survey

PLAINFIELD – State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is providing a new resource for local constituents to submit feedback on current legislative issues by announcing the launch of his 2015 online…


Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Rep. Batinick: An Honest Look at the State Budget

SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following statement in reaction to Governor Rauner’s budget address delivered to a joint session of the General Assembly today.   “Today…


Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Rep. Batinick: Worker’s Comp Reform a Top Priority

SPRINGFIELD – State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) released the following statement in reaction to Governor Rauner’s State of the State address delivered to a joint session of the General Assembly…


Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Area House Republicans Look to Curb “Golden Parachutes”

With constituents stinging from the recent severance agreement negotiated by the College of DuPage Board, area House Republican lawmakers stepped up with a range of proposals all aimed at the…


Monday, February 2, 2015
Batinick Earns Spot on Veterans’ Affairs, Business Panels

PLAINFIELD – State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) announced his committee assignments for the new 99th General Assembly today, including an appointment he requested to the Special Committee on Veterans’ Affairs….


Monday, January 26, 2015
Batinick to Return 11% of District Office Budget to State

PLAINFIELD – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) announced today his intention to return 11% of his annual district office allotment back to the State of Illinois, saving taxpayers in excess…


Friday, January 23, 2015
Batinick Refuses Pension as First Order of Business

Plainfield, IL – Last week, Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), showed his commitment to serve the residents of the 97th House District by refusing to accept the lucrative legislative pension, offered to…