Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
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Senator Jason A. Barickman (R) - Previous General Assembly (98th)
53rd District

Photograph of  Senator  Jason A. Barickman (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 53rd District
M103E Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-6597
District Office:
2401 E. Washington Street, Suite 201
Bloomington, IL  61704
(309) 661-2788
(309) 210-5544 FAX

Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Appropriations II; Judiciary (Minority Spokesperson); Education; Financial Institutions; State Government & Veterans Affairs; Committee of the Whole; Sub on Economic Development (Sub-Minority Spokesperson); Subcommittee on Special Issues (SG) (Sub-Minority Spokesperson); Subcommittee on Special Issues (ED); Advisory Committee On Ed. Funding.

Biography: Born May 1, 1975 in Streator, Illinois; raised on family farm in Livingston County; Graduated Woodland High School. Veteran of his service in uniform while an infantry soldier in the Illinois Army National Guard. Graduated from Illinois State University and then the University of Illinois College of Law. Principal with law office of Meyer Capel, P.C. Selected to inaugural class of the 2012 Edgar Fellows Leadership Program. Member of Illinois House from 2011-2013. Resides in Bloomington with wife, Kristin, and their two sons.

Associated Representative(s): Dan Brady
 Josh Harms