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Representative Edward J. Acevedo (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
2nd District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of Representative  Edward J. Acevedo (D)

Springfield Office:
109 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-2855
(217) 557-5148 FAX
District Office:
1836 W. 35th St.
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 843-1500
(773) 843-9500 FAX
Years served: 1997 - Present

Committee assignments: Aging; Approp-Elementary & Secondary Educ; Consumer Protection; Executive; State Government Administration; Telecommunications; Health & Healthcare Disparities; Special License Plate Subcomittee; Redistricting; Bio-Technology (Chairperson); Select Committee on Discipline.

Biography: Chicago Police Officer; born July 23, 1963, in Chicago; educated Academy of Cook County Sheriff's Department and Academy of Chicago Police Department; A.G.S., Harold Washington College, received Award of Valor from the Sheriff's Department for saving the lives of residents trapped in a fire; has five children.

Associated Senator(s): Antonio Muñoz