Senator Bill Cunningham (D)
Asst. Majority Leader/President Pro Tempore
|Senator 18th District|
|329B Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Insurance; Assignments (Vice-Chairperson); Executive (Vice-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Gaming (Sub-Chairperson); Government Accountability/Ethics.
Biography: Biography: Born July 21, 1967. Full-time state legislator and lifelong resident of the 18th Senate District. Graduate of Mt. Carmel High School; B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois-Chicago. Former Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for the Cook County Sheriff's Office. Previously served as a State Representative (2011-13) and as an elected member of the Sutherland Local School Council. Resides in Chicago's Beverly community with wife, Juliana, and two daughters, Madeline and Olivia.