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Representative Edward J. Acevedo (D) - Previous General Assembly (99th)
2nd District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Edward J. Acevedo (D)

Springfield Office:
109 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-2855
(217) 557-5148 FAX
District Office:
1836 W. 35th St.
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 843-1500
(773) 843-9500 FAX
Years served: January 1997 - January 2017

Committee assignments: Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Appropriations-Human Services; Executive; Health & Healthcare Disparities.

Biography: Chicago Police Officer; born July 23, 1963, in Chicago; educated at Academy of Cook County Sheriff's Department and Academy of Chicago Police Department; A.G.S., Harold Washington College; received Award of Valor from the Sheriff's Department for saving the lives of residents trapped in a fire; has five children.

Associated Senator(s): Antonio Muñoz