Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
Illinois General Assembly

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Senator Dale A. Righter (R) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
55th District
Deputy Minority Leader

Photograph of  Senator  Dale A. Righter (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 55th District
309D Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-6674
District Office:
88 Broadway Avenue
Suite 1
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 235-6033
(217) 235-6052 FAX
Additional District Addresses

Years served: 1998 - 2002 (House); 2003 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Assignments (Minority Spokesperson); Elections (Minority Spokesperson); Executive (Minority Spokesperson); Criminal Law; Judiciary; Telecommunications & Technology; Subcommittee on Const. Amendments; Subcommittee on Ethics; Subcommittee on Election Reform; Crim. Law Subcom Enhance/Redundancy; Executive Subcommittee on Revenue (Sub-Minority Spokesperson); Subcommittee Legis.Tuition Waivers; Redistricting (Minority Spokesperson); Special Comm. on Medicaid Reform (Co-Chair).

Biography: Accounting at Eastern Illinois University, JD at Saint Louis University School of Law, of Counsel with a small law firm in Charleston, and part-time college instructor; two children, Jonathon and Benjamin.

Associated Representative(s): Roger L. Eddy
 Chapin Rose