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Representative Lawrence Walsh, Jr. (D) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
86th District

Photograph of Representative  Lawrence Walsh, Jr. (D)

Springfield Office:
200-9S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8090
District Office:
121 Springfield Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 730-8600

Years served: April 2012 - Present

Committee assignments: Public Utilities (Chairperson); Appropriations-Capital (Vice-Chairperson); Counties & Townships; Energy & Environment; Prescription Drug Affordability; Utility Rate Regulations Subcommitt; Regulatory Matters Subcommittee; Renewable Initiatives Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Hydraulic Fracturing Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Capital Issues Subcommittee.

Biography: Born and raised in Elwood, IL; former trustee, Jackson Township; member of the International Machinist and Aerospace Workers Union; member of St. Rose’s Parish in Wilmington; married (wife, Theresa) and proud father of three children.

Associated Senator(s): Pat McGuire