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Represented the 118th District

Former District Office: 607 S. Commercial St. Suite B Harrisburg, IL 62946 ( 618 ) 253 - 4189 ( 618 ) 253 - 3136 FAX
Former Springfield Office: 200-9S Stratton Office Building Springfield, IL 62706 ( 217 ) 782 - 5131 Email: bphelps118@gmail.com
Years Served
January 2003 - September 2017
Committee Assignment
Biography
Full-time state legislator; born in Eldorado; B.A., Political Science, Eastern Illinois University; former organizer for the Midwest Region of Laborers’ International; member of the AFL-CIO; member of Star General Baptist Church in Eldorado; father of daughter, Hunter Matteson.
Associated Senator(s)