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Senator Omar Aquino (D)
2nd District
Majority Caucus Whip

Photograph of Senator  Omar Aquino (D)
 

Springfield Office:
417B Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5652
District Office:
4053 W. Armitage Ave.
Chicago, IL  60639
(773) 292-0202
(773) 292-1903 FAX
Years served: 2016- Present

Committee assignments: Redistricting (Chair); Education; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive; Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Human Rights; App- General Services (Sub-Chair); Appropriations; Redistricting- Chicago Northwest; Executive- Elections (Sub-Vice-Chair); Executive- Procurement (Sub-Chair).

Biography: Born and raised on the Northwest Side of Chicago; B.A. in Criminal Justice and Sociology, Loyola University Chicago; Bilingual Case Manager at Central West Case Management Unit at the Jane Addams School of Social Work; Legislative Assistant in the Illinois House of Representatives; Outreach Coordinator for Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth; Devoted to improving education, aging services and human services.


Associated Senator(s): Eva-Dina Delgado
 Delia C. Ramirez