Legislative Accomplishments

Since taking his seat in the House of Representatives, Mike has worked hard in Springfield and at home to represent the interests of the people of McHenry and Kane Counties. His ability to listen and work with others has resulted in substantial legislative accomplishments over the last 11 years. Just a few of these accomplishments include:

  • Securing more than $315 million for transportation improvements his legislative district
  • Saving taxpayers millions through a revised tax cap law
  • Voting against the 66% income tax increase
  • Never voting for an unbalanced budget
  • Increasing government accountability through transparency in spending laws
  • Improving public safety through groundwater protection laws

Representative Tryon currently serves on the following House committees:

Mike has served as a member and Republican spokesperson for several different House committees, and currently serves as the Republican Spokesperson for the Environment Committee and the Juvenile Justice & System-Involved Youth Committee, and as a member of the Executive, Labor & Commerce, Revenue & Finance, and Renewable Energy & Sustainability Committees, and on the Sales and Other Taxes, and Workforce Reconciliation Subcommittees. He is also a member of the Education Funding Task Force.

Use the link below to follow all of Representative Tryon’s current legislation for the 2013-2014 Legislative Session (99th General Assembly):