Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
Illinois General Assembly

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Senator Dale A. Righter (R) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
55th District
Republican Caucus Chair

Photograph of  Senator  Dale A. Righter (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 55th District
309M Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-6674
District Office:
88 Broadway Ave.
Suite 1
Mattoon, IL  61938
(217) 235-6033
(217) 235-6052 FAX
Additional District Addresses

Years served: 1998 - 2002 (House); 2003 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Assignments (Minority Spokesperson); Appropriations I (Minority Spokesperson); Committee of the Whole; Executive Appointments (Minority Spokesperson); Appropriations II; Human Services; Oversight Medicaid Mang. Care, Spec; Subcommittee on Special Issues (HS); Sub. on Consequences of Fed.Policy; Insurance; Supplier Diversity, Special Com. On (Minority Spokesperson); Housing, Special Committee On; Telecommunications & InfoTechnology; Executive (Minority Spokesperson).

Biography: Accounting at Eastern Illinois University, JD at Saint Louis University School of Law, of Counsel with a small law firm in Charleston, and part-time college instructor; two children, Jonathon and Benjamin.

Associated Representative(s): David B. Reis
 Reginald Phillips