Representative Edward J. Acevedo (D)
Assistant Majority Leader
|109 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 557-5148 FAX|
|1836 W. 35th St.|
|Chicago, IL 60609 |
|(773) 843-9500 FAX|
|Years served: January 1997 - Present|
Committee assignments: Executive; Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Energy; Financial Institutions; Biotechnology Committee (Chairperson).
Biography: Chicago Police Officer; born July 23, 1963, in Chicago; educated Academy of Cook County Sheriff's Department and Academy of Chicago Police Department; A.G.S., Harold Washington College, received Award of Valor from the Sheriff's Department for saving the lives of residents trapped in a fire; has five children.