Sen. Barickman earns “Champion of Free Enterprise” award from Illinois Chamber of Commerce

Recognition for supporting business climate in Illinois

State Senator Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) is pleased to share he has received the “Champion of Free Enterprise” award from the Illinois Chamber of Commerce.

Sen. Barickman received an overall score of 88% (80% for the 99th General Assembly and 95% for the 100th General Assembly), making him eligible to receive recognition for this efforts.

“Backing legislation that helps our state prosper economically is one of the most important things we can do as legislators to get Illinois on the straight and narrow,” said Sen. Barickman. “I’m honored my efforts are being recognized by the chamber and look forward to continuing to support our state’s business climate for years to come.”

In order to receive the award, a senator or representative must have received an average of 85 percent or better voting record over the previous two Illinois General Assemblies. Voting records are based on a legislator’s votes on measures the chamber deems important to the state’s business community. Review scores for all lawmakers here.

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