Illinois General Assembly - Representative Biography
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Representative Edward J. Acevedo (D) - Previous General Assembly (93rd)
2nd District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Edward J. Acevedo (D)

Springfield Office:
109 Capitol
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-2855
(217) 782-7762 FAX
District Office:
2439 S. Oakley
Chicago, IL 60608
(773) 843-1200
(773) 523-9900 FAX
Years served: 1997 - Present

Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Executive; Labor; Veterans Affairs; Whole, Committee of the; Pension Fund Management Procurement (Co-Chairperson).

Biography: Chicago Police Officer; born July 23, 1963, in Chicago; educated Academy of Cook County Sheriff's Department and Academy of Chicago Police Department; A.G.S., Harold Washington College, received Award of Valor from the Sheriff's Department for saving the lives of residents trapped in a fire; married (wife, Diana), has five children.

Associated Senator(s): Antonio Munoz