Senator James T. Meeks (D) - Previous General Assembly (96th)
|M113 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|2050 E. 159th Street|
|Calumet City, IL 60409 |
|(708) 862-4745 FAX|
|Years served: 2003 - Present|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Higher Education; Revenue (Vice-Chairperson); Elections; Education (Chairperson); Revenue Subcommittee on Amendments; Revenue Subcommittee on Prop. Taxes (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Charter Schools.
Biography: Pastor of Salem Baptist Church; born August 4, 1956 in Chicago; Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Religion and Philosophy from Bishop College in Dallas, Texas; Executive Vice President of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition; married (wife Jamell), has four children.