Rep Mike Halpin

(D-Milan)
72nd District
Rep Mike Halpin

Springfield Office:
242A-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5970
(217) 558-1253 FAX

District Office:
1504 3rd Ave., 2nd Floor
County Office Bldg.
Rock Island, IL  61201
(309) 558-3612
(309) 793-4764 FAX

Biography
Attorney; B.A., Roger Williams University; J.D., University of Illinois; served as a legislative aide to former Congressman Lane Evans; former public guardian for Rock Island County; board of directors, Bridging the Gap: Stand Down for Homeless Veterans; lives in Rock Island with his wife and two children.

Halpin: We Must Ensure that Schools Open on Time

Halpin: We Must Ensure that Schools Open on Time

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – State Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, issued the following statement after Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed education funding reform that would have provided more than $5 million in additional funding for local schools: “For too long, Illinois has been...

Halpin Sponsored Bill to Reject Lawmaker Pay Increase Becomes Law

Halpin Sponsored Bill to Reject Lawmaker Pay Increase Becomes Law

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – A measure sponsored by state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, that freezes lawmaker reimbursement rates and blocks a scheduled pay raise, was signed into law Wednesday. “As we continue to work to get Illinois back on sound financial footing, it...

Halpin Supports Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Halpin Supports Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Having collaborated with various state agencies, and after reviewing various case studies, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, voted in favor of House Bill 303, which creates the Seizure and Forfeiture Reporting Act. “Civil asset forfeiture in...

Statement from Rep. Mike Halpin

Statement from Rep. Mike Halpin

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, released the following statement Thursday: “When the Legislature approved a bipartisan, balanced budget plan, I had hoped it would finally get Governor Rauner back to the negotiating table, so we could reach a...

Halpin Urges Renewed Budget Negotiation

Halpin Urges Renewed Budget Negotiation

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to statements that the Senate’s work was finished and they don’t need to return to the bargaining table, state Rep. Mike Halpin, D-Rock Island, released the following statement: “We are now well over 700 days into this disastrous budget...