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Senator Kwame Raoul (D)
13th District

Photograph of  Senator  </span><span class="heading notranslate">Kwame Raoul (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 13th District
123 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5338
District Office:
1509 E. 53rd Street
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL  60615
(773) 363-1996

Years served: 2004 - Present

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Criminal Law (Vice-Chairperson); Executive; Gaming; Insurance; Judiciary (Chairperson); Public Health; Subcommittee on Const. Amendments (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Long Term Care; Subcommittee on Bail Reform; Sub. on Auto Insurance Rates; Sub. On The Const.and Redist Issues (Sub-Chairperson).

Biography: Attorney; born Sept. 30, 1964; B.A. from DePaul University; J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law; previously served as Cook County prosecutor and in-house counsel for City Colleges of Chicago; serves on Boards of Legal Prep Charter Academies and International Child Care USA; Vice Chairman of the Sentencing Policy Advisory Commission; Director of Haitian Relief Network; lives in Hyde Park with his two children, Che and Mizan.

Associated Representative(s): Barbara Flynn Currie
 Christian L. Mitchell