Senator Gary Forby (D) - Previous General Assembly (95th)
|Senator 59th District|
|417 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|903 W. Washington|
|Benton, IL 62812 |
|(618) 438-3704 FAX|
|Years served: 2001-2003 (House); appointed June 2003-Present (Senate)|
Committee assignments: Senate Committee of the Whole; Labor (Chair); Financial Institutions; Insurance; Transportation.
Biography: Born January 4, 1945 in Anna, Illinois. Full - time legislator; former farmer and businessman; past chairman, Franklin County Board; former member, Franklin - Williamson Human Services Board; current member, Southern Illinois Workforce Man-Tra-Con Board, Operating Engineers and Laborers' International unions; wife, Angie; four children and one grandchild.