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Senator Iris Y. Martinez (D) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
Majority Caucus Whip
|413 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-3088 FAX|
|2921 N. Milwaukee Ave.,|
|Chicago, IL 60618 |
|(773) 278-6407 FAX|
|Years served: 2003 - Present|
Committee assignments: Energy; Education; Labor and Commerce; Licensed Activities and Pensions (Chairperson); Committee of the Whole; Public Pensions & State Investments; Subcommittee on Special Issues (ED) (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Born Feb. 25, 1956, in Chicago; earned her bachelor's degree in public policy and administration from Northeastern Illinois University in 2009; elected president of the National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators. She is also a member of President Obama's Change Commission; has one daughter.