Illinois Senate
The Illinois Senate is the upper chamber of the Illinois General Assembly, the legislative branch of the government of the state of Illinois in the United States. The body was created by the first st...
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James W. Stephenson
James W. Stephenson (1806–August 1838) was an American militia officer and politician from the state of Illinois. He was born in Virginia but spent most of his youth in Edwardsville, Illinois. ...
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William B. Anderson
William Black Anderson was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Illinois. Anderson was born April 2, 1830 in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He attended McKendree College and studied la...
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Lisa M. Dugan
Lisa M. Dugan is a former Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives who represented the 79th District from January 2003 until January 2013. The district she represented included all o...
John Humphrey (Illinois)
John Humphrey (June 20, 1838 – October 3, 1914) was an English American politician and attorney who is credited as the father of Orland Park, Illinois. He was a member of the Illinois House of Represe...
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George Fisher (Illinois pioneer)
George Fisher (died 1820) was an American pioneer, physician, and legislator.Fisher settled in Kaskaskia, Indiana Territory in 1798 and practiced medicine. Fisher may have been from Virginia. He serve...
Michael W. Tryon
Michael W. Tryon is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 66th district since 2013. Previously Tryon represented the 64th district in the Illinois House of Rep...
Joan Krupa
Joan Gore Krupa was a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives. She represented the 92nd Representative District for 9 days in early 2009, after her predecessor, Aaron Schock, was s...
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Charles H. Constable
Charles H. Constable (July 17, 1817 – October 9, 1865) was an American attorney, Illinois State Senator, judge, and real estate entrepreneur. He was raised in Maryland and graduated from the Universi...
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Mary E. Flowers
Mary E. Flowers is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 31st district since 1985.
Flowers was born on July 31, 1951, in Inverness, Mississippi. Her family...
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Adam W. Snyder
Adam Wilson Snyder (October 6, 1799 - May 14, 1842) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois as well as a member of the Illinois militia during the Black Hawk War.
Adam W. Snyder was born in Connel...
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Patricia R. Bellock
Patricia R. "Patti" Bellock is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 47th district since 1998. The district, since the 2001 remap, encompasses a portion of so...
Jeanne Hurley Simon
Jeanne Hurley Simon, the first wife of Senator Paul Simon and the mother of Illinois Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon, was a state and national public official in her own right.A member of the Illinoi...
Samuel Alschuler
Samuel Alschuler (November 20, 1859 – November 9, 1939) was a United States federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.Alschuler was born in Chicago, Illinois. H...
Carol Ronen
Carol Ronen was a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 7th District from 2000 to 2008.
Ronen graduated from Bradley University with a degree in Political Science. She went on...
Cynthia Soto
Cynthia Soto is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 4th District since 2001.
Soto attended James Otis Elementary School in West Town, St. Procopius High ...
George M. O'Brien
George Miller O'Brien (June 17, 1917 – July 17, 1986) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives. He was a Republican who represented Illinois' 17th congressional district...
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Toi Hutchinson
Toi Hutchinson (born May 20, 1973) is a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 40th District. She was appointed in January 2009 to complete the rest of Debbie Halvorson's term (fol...
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Elaine Nekritz
Elaine Nekritz is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 57th District since 2001. She was formerly the Democratic Committeeman of Northfield Township, Illinois...
Linda Holmes
Linda Holmes is a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 42nd District since 2007. The 42nd district includes all or parts of Aurora, Boulder Hill, Montgomery, Naperville, North Au...
John Dailey (politician)
John Dailey (April 17, 1867 – July 5, 1929) was an American politician from Peoria, Illinois. A graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, Dailey served one term in the Illinois House of Repre...
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Roland V. Libonati
Roland Victor Libonati (December 29, 1900 - May 30, 1991) was a United States Representative from Illinois.Libonati was born in Chicago, Illinois. He earned an Associate of Arts degree from the Lewis ...
Dan Rutherford
Dan Rutherford is an American politician. He served as Illinois Treasurer from January 2011 through January 2015. Prior to his term as Treasurer, he served as a Republican member of the Illinois Sena...
Ruth Munson
Ruth Munson was a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 43rd district from 2002 until 2009. The district includes portions of Elgin, Carpentersville, East Dundee...
Theophilus W. Smith
Theophilus Washington Smith (September 28, 1784 – May 6, 1846) was an Illinois Supreme Court Justice from 1825 until his resignation on December 26, 1842. He holds the distinction of being the subjec...
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Arthur Wilhelmi
Arthur Wilhelmi (born 1968) is a former Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 43rd District since he was appointed in 2005, until his resignation in February 2012.Wilhelmi graduat...
Alson Streeter
Alson Jenness Streeter (January 18, 1823 – November 24, 1901) was an American farmer, miner and politician who was the Union Labor Party nominee in the United States presidential election of 188...
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