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Representative Brandon W. Phelps (D) - Previous General Assembly (99th)
118th District

Photograph of Representative  Brandon W. Phelps (D)

Springfield Office:
200-9S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5131
(217) 557-0521 FAX
District Office:
607 S. Commercial St.
Suite B
Harrisburg, IL  62946
(618) 253-4189
(618) 253-3136 FAX

Years served: January 2003 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Appropriations-Public Safety; Environment; Health Care Licenses; Veterans' Affairs; Labor & Commerce Committee; Public Utilities (Chairperson); Practice Acts Subcommittee; Special Matters Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson).

Biography: Full-time state legislator; born in Eldorado; B.A., Political Science, Eastern Illinois University; former organizer for the Midwest Region of Laborers’ International; member of the AFL-CIO; member of Star General Baptist Church in Eldorado; father of daughter, Hunter Matteson.

Associated Senator(s): Gary Forby