More Than 2700 Free Light Bulbs Distributed in Boulder Hill

Kendall County Now did a great story on our light bulb program for Boulder Hill.  Full article can be read


The People's Amendment Language

Amendment by Citizen Initiative

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Success in Wheatland Township

One of the most well documented local political stories is that of the Wheatland Township building.  The previous board tried to build what many citizens felt was an unnecessary new building.  In fact, when the citizens organized a town hall on the issue, several hundred people voted against building a new building with only one voting for it.  That one person was the supervisor’s wife.

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Strong Contingent of Elected Officials Endorse Mark Batinick

Plainfield, IL – The Mark Batinick campaign for 97th State Representative District is proud to announce the endorsements of several local and state officials.

“I am so honored to have the endorsement of so many reform-minded elected officials and leaders.  They understand that we need to focus on job creation, cutting taxes and waste to help bring smart government to Springfield,” stated Mark Batinick.

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It's Official!

Mark Batinick Announces Candidacy

For State Representative in the 97th District

Plainfield, IL – Today Mark Batinick announced his candidacy for State Representative in the 97th District, currently held by Minority House Leader Tom Cross.

"Illinois is in crisis.  We are facing challenges never seen in our state's history.  Runaway debt, high taxes of all kinds, unfunded pension liabilities, the second-worst unemployment rate and the worst credit rating in the U.S. threaten the state that we love.  State universities are being priced out of the reach of the middle-class.  Many of our poorest are trapped in failing schools.  Medicaid doctors are not being paid.  We have even dramatically cut funding to our neediest of citizens—the mentally ill" said Mark Batinick, a self-employed businessman and political advocate.

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Citizens Take to Airwaves