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18th District

President Pro Tempore

District Office: 10400 S. Western Ave. Chicago, IL 60643 ( 773 ) 445 - 8128 Map/Driving Directions
Springfield Office: 309 J Capitol Building Springfield, IL 62706 Map/Driving Directions
Years Served
2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)
Committee Assignment
Assignments (Vice-Chair); Appropriations; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive; Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Gaming, Wagering, and Racing (Sub-Chair); EX Ethics (Sub-Chair); Judiciary.
Biography: Born July 21, 1967. Full-time state legislator and lifelong resident of the 18th Senate District. Graduate of Mt. Carmel High School; B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois-Chicago. Former Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for the Cook County Sheriff's Office. Previously served as a State Representative (2011-13) and as an elected member of the Sutherland Local School Council. Resides in Chicago's Beverly community with wife, Juliana, and two daughters, Madeline and Olivia.
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