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Senator Jason A. Barickman (R) - Previous General Assembly (101st)
53rd District
Assistant Republican Leader

Photograph of Senator  Jason A. Barickman (R)

Springfield Office:
309L Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-6597
District Office:
3004 G.E. Road
Suite 1B
Bloomington, IL  61704
(309) 661-2788
Years served: 2011 - 2012 (House); 2013 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Committee of the Whole; Criminal Law; Education; Energy and Public Utilities; Executive; Judiciary (Minority Spokesperson); Labor; Subcommittee on Gov. Operations; Sub. on the Const.& Redistricting; Subcommittee on Special Issues (CL); Subcommittee on Special Issues (ED).

Biography: Born May 1, 1975 in Streator, Illinois; raised on family farm in Livingston County; Graduated Woodland High School. Veteran of his service in uniform while an infantry soldier in the Illinois Army National Guard. Graduated from Illinois State University and then the University of Illinois College of Law. Principal with law office of Meyer Capel, P.C. Selected to inaugural class of the 2012 Edgar Fellows Leadership Program. Member of Illinois House from 2011-2013. Resides in Bloomington with wife, Kristin, as well as their two sons and a daughter.

Associated Senator(s): Dan Brady
 Thomas M. Bennett