Senator Emil Jones, Jr. (D) - Previous General Assembly (94th)
President of the Senate
|327 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|507 West 111th Street|
|Chicago, IL 60628 |
|(773) 995-9061 FAX|
|Years served: 1973-83 (House); 1983-Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Sen. Comm. Whole; Executive; Exec. Subcommittee on Amendments; Exec. Subcommittee on Education.
Biography: Full-time state legislator; born Oct. 18, 1935, in Chicago; A.A., Chicago Loop Junior College; attended Roosevelt University School of Commerce; strong advocate for funding public education and social justice in Illinois; has received numerous legislative awards; is the parent of four children with his late wife, Patricia.