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Senator Bill Cunningham (D)
18th District

Photograph of Senator  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Bill Cunningham (D)
 

Springfield Office:
307 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5145
District Office:
10400 South Western Ave.
Chicago, IL  60643
(773) 445-8128
Additional District Addresses
Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Agriculture; Committee of the Whole; Energy and Public Utilities (Chairperson); Executive Appointments; Higher Education; Insurance; State Government.

Biography: Biography: Born July 21, 1967. Full-time state legislator and lifelong resident of the 18th Senate District. Graduate of Mt. Carmel High School; B.A. in Political Science from the University of Illinois-Chicago. Former Chief of Staff and Director of Communications for the Cook County Sheriff's Office. Previously served as a State Representative (2011-13) and as an elected member of the Sutherland Local School Council. Current Chairman of the Senate Telecommunications and Information Technology Committee. Resides in Chicago's Beverly community with wife, Juliana, and two daughters, Madeline and Olivia.


Associated Senator(s): Frances Ann Hurley
 Kelly M. Burke