Senator Michael E. Hastings (D)
Majority Caucus Whip
|Senator 19th District|
|118 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|Years served: 2013 - Present|
Committee assignments: Commerce and Economic Development; Committee of the Whole; Energy and Public Utilities (Chairperson); Executive Appointments; Executive; Insurance; Judiciary; Subcommittee on Election Law; Subcommittee on Special Issues (EP) (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Firearms (Sub-Chairperson); Subcommittee on Tort Reform (Sub-Chairperson).
Biography: Practicing Attorney; Former US Army Captain; Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom, Bronze Star recipient; Former Vice President of High School District #230; Holds B.S. in Leadership and Management,Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point; MBA with Honors, University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign; and J.D., The John Marshall Law School; resides in Tinley Park with his wife Katie and son Mikey.