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Representative Thaddeus Jones (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
29th District

Photograph of Representative  Thaddeus Jones (D)

Springfield Office:
262-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8087
(217) 558-6433 FAX
District Office:
1910 Sibley Blvd.
Calumet City, IL 60409
(708) 933-0924
(708) 933-6284 FAX
Years served: 2011 - Present

Committee assignments: Labor; Cities & Villages; Appropriations-Public Safety; Transportation, Regulation, Roads; Appropriations-Higher Education; Financial Institutions.

Biography: Graduate of Bloom Trail High School and holds a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University; first African-American alderman of Calumet City's Third Ward; founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Jones Foundation; formerly served as Student Trustee at South Suburban College, member of the Calumet City Library Board; proud father of two sons.

Associated Senator(s): James T. Meeks