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Representative Marcus C. Evans, Jr. (D)
33rd District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Marcus C. Evans, Jr. (D)

Springfield Office:
268-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8272
District Office:
8500 S. Stony Island Ave.
Chicago, IL  60617
(773) 783-8492

Years served: April 2012 - Present

Committee assignments: Labor & Commerce (Chairperson); Appropriations-Human Services; Ethics & Elections Committee; Executive; Health Care Availability & Access; Revenue & Finance; Business & Innovation Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Minority Impact Analysis Sub. (Sub-Chairperson); Wage Policy & Study Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Workforce Development Subcommittee; Income Tax Subcommittee (Sub-Chairperson); Medicaid & Managed Care Subcommitte.

Biography: Born and resides in Chicago; Graduate, Chicago Public Schools, Morgan Park High School; B.S., Business Administration, Chicago State University; Former Chicago City Council Deputy Chief of Staff (8th Ward); Speaker and Advocate for Cancer Awareness and Health Care Equity (Cancer Survivor); licensed real estate appraiser; Illinois High School Association Sports Official

Associated Senator(s): Elgie R. Sims, Jr.