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Senator James Pate Philip (R) - Previous General Assembly (93rd)

Photograph of  Senator  James Pate Philip (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 23rd District
413 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-3840
District Office:
50 East Oak
Suite 250
Addison, IL  60101
(630) 941-0094
(630) 832-2356 FAX

Years served: 1967 - 75 (House); 1975 - 2003 (Senate)

Committee assignments:

Biography: Retired district sales manager, Pepperidge Farms, Inc.; born May 26, 1930, in Elmhurst; attended Kansas City Junior College; Kansas State College; chair, Du-Page County Central Committee; former York Township Auditor; served in U.S. Marine Corp; "Statesmen of the Year", International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150, 1991; 33rd Degree Mason, Elmhurst Lodge 941, DuPage Shrine; B.P.O. Elks Lodge 1531: Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge 3; American Legion: married (wife, Nancy), has four children.