House Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) insists that the recent election of embattled Chicago Ald. Ed Burke’s wife as the state’s most powerful judge stands as a testament to how much change is needed in Illinois politics.
On August 19, 2019 the Crest Hill City Council unanimously passed Resolution 1053 requiring all Crest Hill property owners to fill out and submit a form in order to receive a 25% rebate on the municipal portion of their property tax bill.
Former Will County Board candidate Yvonne Bolton may be even more outraged than most by the recent mock assassination of President Donald Trump at a political fundraiser for state Sen. Martin Sandoval (D-Chicago).
News that pension payments for retired educators now consume nearly 40 percent of all money allocated to the state for education comes as no great shock to Illinois House Minority Leader Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield), he said in an interview.
Drivers in Will County already know that a short trip across the border to Indiana can save them a good amount of money when filling up their gas tanks, especially after the state legislature passed a new gas tax recently.
Rep. John Connor (D-85) refused to join the call for state Sen. Martin Sandoval to step down over photos taken at a recent fundraiser for the Chicago Democrat showed guests pointing a gun at President Trump.
Rep. Lawrence Walsh, Jr. (D-86) refused to join the call for state Sen. Martin Sandoval to step down over photos taken at a recent fundraiser for the Chicago Democrat showed guests pointing a gun at President Trump.