Rep. Batinick advocates free alternative to language translation bill

This week, the Illinois House of Representatives heard a bill (HB 695) to spend an estimated $1.5 million to translate the Illinois General Assembly website into Spanish. I got up to speak and demonstrate to my colleagues how we can already provide this service to our constituents for FREE, not only in Spanish, but in up to 57 different languages. Please read the news article HERE to get the full story and watch my remarks below.

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