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Representative Christian L. Mitchell (D) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
26th District

Photograph of Representative  Christian L. Mitchell (D)

Springfield Office:
256-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-2023
(217) 524-0641 FAX
District Office:
449 E. 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60616
(773) 924-1755
(773) 924-1775 FAX

Years served: January 2013 - Present

Committee assignments: Appropriations-Higher Education; Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, & IT (Vice-Chairperson); Economic Opportunity (Chairperson); Judiciary - Criminal; State Government Administration; Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcomm; Cost Analysis Subcommittee; Distributed Ledgers & Cryptocurrenc; Sex Offenses and Sex Offender Regis; Criminal Admin and Enforcement.

Biography: Former cabinet staffer to Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle; former campaign aide to Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Alderman Will Burns; Midwest media and polling regional director, Obama for America 2012; born in Chicago, resides in Bronzeville; B.A., Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.

Associated Senator(s): Robert Peters