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Senator Scott M. Bennett (D)
52nd District

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Springfield Office:
Senator 52nd District
121A Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-2507
District Office:
45 E. University Ave.
Suite 206
Champaign, IL  61820
(217) 355-5252
Additional District Addresses

Years served: January 2015 - Present

Committee assignments: Higher Education (Chair); Agriculture; Executive Appointments; Judiciary (Vice-Chair); Labor; State Government (Vice-Chair); App- Higher Education (Sub-Chair); Redistricting; Redistricting- E Central & SE IL (Sub-Chair); Redistricting- West Central IL (Sub-Vice-Chair); Redistricting- Southern Illinois; Judiciary- Privacy (Sub-Chair); Judiciary- Business Entities (Sub-Vice-Chair); Unemployment Insurance (Sub-Chair).

Biography: Grew up in Gibson City; B.A. in History, Illinois State University; J.D. from University of Illinois College of Law; former Assistant State's Attorney for Champaign and McLean counties; Past President of the Urbana Rotary; Attorney; married (wife, Stacy), has two children.

Associated Representative(s): Carol Ammons
 Michael T. Marron