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Representative Silvana Tabares (D)
Represented the 21st District

Photograph of Representative  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Silvana Tabares (D)

Former Springfield Office:
247-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-7752
Former District Office:
2900 W. 25th St., Storefront
Chicago, IL  60623
(773) 522-1315
Years served: January 2013 - June 2018

Committee assignments: Elections & Campaign Finance (Chairperson); Fire & Emergency Services; Health Care Availability & Access (Vice-Chairperson); Labor & Commerce Committee; Mass Transit; Police & First Responders; Workforce Reconciliation Subcommitt; Election Administration Subcommitte; Ballot Access Subcommittee; Campaign Finance Subcommittee.

Biography: Full-time legislator; A.A, Richard J. Daley College; B.A., broadcast journalism, Columbia College Chicago; former managing editor, Extra Bilingual Newspaper; alumna of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program (2014), raised on Chicago's Southwest Side by her single mother; resides in Garfield Ridge; married. You can visit Rep. Tabares at