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Senator Omar Aquino (D) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
2nd District

Photograph of Senator  Omar Aquino (D)

Springfield Office:
M120 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5652
District Office:
4353 W. Armitage Ave.
Chicago, IL  60639
(773) 292-0202
(773) 292-1903 FAX
Years served:

Committee assignments: Appropriations I; Appropriations II; Committee of the Whole; Education; Labor; Licensed Activities and Pensions; Telecommunications & InfoTechnology (Vice-Chair); Human Services; Subcommittee on Special Issues (LA); Subcommittee on Charter Schools; Sub. on Consequences of Fed.Policy.

Biography: Born and raised on the Northwest Side of Chicago; B.A. in Criminal Justice and Sociology, Loyola University Chicago; Bilingual Case Manager at Central West Case Management Unit at the Jane Addams School of Social Work; Legislative Assistant in the Illinois House of Representatives; Outreach Coordinator for Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth; Devoted to improving education, aging services and human services.

Associated Senator(s): Luis Arroyo
 Delia Ramirez