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Senator Steve McClure (R)
50th District
Assistant Republican Leader

Photograph of  Senator  Steve McClure (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 50th District
309I Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8206
District Office:
229 S. Main St.
Suite B
Jacksonville, IL  62650
(217) 245-7456

Years served: 2019- Present

Committee assignments: Criminal Law (Minority Spokesperson); Agriculture; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive Appointments; Local Government; Transportation; App- Criminal Justice (Sub-Minority Spokesperson); App-Health; Redistricting; Redistricting- Chicago South; Redistricting- Southwestern IL; Redistricting- West Central IL (Sub-Minority Spokesperson); Criminal Law- Juvenile Court; Problem- Solving Courts.

Biography: State Senator Steve McClure was born March 8, 1984 in Springfield. He was elected in November 2018 and sworn into office on January 9, 2019. He is a former prosecutor who was chief of the Juvenile Division, and later served in the Felony Division in the Sangamon County State's Attorney's Office in Springfield. He graduated from Valparaiso University School of Law in Indiana, earned a master's degree from the University of Illinois at Springfield in political studies, and has two bachelor's degrees from Arizona State University in political science and history.

Associated Representative(s): Mike Murphy
 C.D. Davidsmeyer