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Representative Marcus C. Evans, Jr. (D)
33rd District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Marcus C. Evans, Jr. (D)

Springfield Office:
268-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8272
District Office:
8500 S. Stony Island Ave.
Chicago, IL  60617
(773) 783-8492

Years served: April 2012 - Present

Committee assignments: Ethics & Elections; Executive; Labor & Commerce (Chairperson); Revenue & Finance; Trans: Regulations, Roads & Bridges; Public Health (Vice-Chairperson); Income Tax Subcommittee; Business & Industry Innovation (Sub-Co-Chairperson); Occupational Licenses (Sub-Chairperson).

Biography: Born and resides in Chicago; Graduate, Chicago Public Schools, Morgan Park High School; B.S., Business Administration, Chicago State University; Former Chicago City Council Deputy Chief of Staff (8th Ward); Speaker and Advocate for Cancer Awareness and Health Care Equity (Cancer Survivor); licensed real estate appraiser; Illinois High School Association Sports Official

Associated Senator(s): Elgie R. Sims, Jr.