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Senator Ira I. Silverstein (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
|Senator 8th District|
|501 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-5340 FAX|
|2951 West Devon|
|Chicago, IL 60659 |
|(773) 743-4750 FAX|
|Years served: 1999 - Present|
Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Executive (Vice-Chairperson); Financial Institutions; Gaming (Vice-Chairperson); Insurance; Judiciary (Chairperson); Subcommittee on Health Exchanges; Subcomm on Civil Process Procedure (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Attorney; Degrees from Loyola University in 1982 and John Marshall Law School in 1985; past President of the Northtown Community Council; board member of the Korean Senior Center; member of the Greek Pan-Hellenic Laconian organization; Director of the Bernard Horwich JCC; married (wife, Debra), has four children.