President Pro Tempore
2003 - Present
Assignments (Vice-Chairperson); Committee of the Whole; Criminal Law; Executive (Chairperson); Financial Institutions; Judiciary; Subcommittee on Const. Amendments; Subcommittee on Election Law (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Firearms (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Bail Reform (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform (Sub-Chairperson); Sub. On The Const.and Redist Issues.
Attorney; born 1966, in Oak Park; graduated St. Ignatius High School; B.A., Knox College; J.D. and M.B.A., University of Chicago; married (wife, Teresa), has three children: Don, Frances, and Margaret.