Senator Dale A. Righter (R) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
Deputy Minority Leader
|Senator 55th District|
|309D Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|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.