Representative Jim Watson (R) - Previous General Assembly (94th)
|Senator 97th District|
|200-4N Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-2289 FAX|
|220 West State Street|
|Jacksonville, IL 62650 |
|(217) 245-2071 FAX|
|Years served: 2001 - Present|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Public Utilities (Republican Spokesperson); Aging; Appropriations-General Service; Elementary & Secondary Education; Financial Institutions; Local Government; Pay Day Loans, Subcommittee.
Biography: Born July 30, 1965. Graduated from Routt Catholic High School, B.A., M.A. Eastern Illinois University, M.B.A. University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Former high school and college teacher, 10 years of business experience, U.S. Marine Corps/Desert Storm Veteran, married to Teri, 3 children: Katie, Jacob and Lexi.