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Representative Thaddeus Jones (D) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
29th District

Photograph of  Representative  Thaddeus Jones (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 29th District
274-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8087
(217) 558-6433 FAX
District Office:
15525 South Park Ave.
Suite 104
South Holland, IL 60473
(708) 596-7053
(708) 596-7062 FAX

Years served: January 2011 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Appropriations-Public Safety; Community College Access & Afford. (Chairperson); Judiciary - Civil; Labor & Commerce Committee (Vice-Chairperson); Public Utilities; Workers Compensation Subcommittee; Workforce Reconciliation Subcommitt (Sub-Chairperson); Civil Procedure Subcommittee; Real & Personal Property Law Subcom (Sub-Chairperson); Transportation Subcommittee.

Biography: Graduate of Bloom Trail High School and holds a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University; first African-American alderman of Calumet City's Third Ward; founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Jones Foundation; formerly served as Student Trustee at South Suburban College, member of the Calumet City Library Board; proud father of two sons.

Associated Representative(s): Napoleon Harris, III