Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
Illinois General Assembly

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Senator John J. Cullerton (D) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
6th District
President of the Senate

Photograph of  Senator  John J. Cullerton (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 6th District
327 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-2728
District Office:
4237 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 883-0770
(773) 296-0993 FAX

Years served: 1979 - 1991 (House); 1991 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Executive; Joint Comm. on Government Reform (Co-Chair); Subcommittee on Campaign Finance; Joint Committee on MPEA (Co-Chair); Spec. Comm. on Workers' Comp Reform (Co-Chair).

Biography: Attorney; born Oct. 28, 1948, in Chicago; B.A., political science, Loyola University; J.D., Loyola University Law School; served in Illinois National Guard, 1970-76; former Assistant Public Defender and instructor at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy; married (wife, Pamela), has five children.

Associated Representative(s): Sara Feigenholtz
 Kathleen C Moore