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Representative Kelly M. Cassidy (D) - Previous General Assembly (97th)
|Senator 14th District|
|273-S Stratton Office Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|(217) 782-6592 FAX|
|5533 North Broadway|
|Chicago, IL 60640 |
|(773) 784-2060 FAX|
|Years served: May 2011 - Present|
Committee assignments: Consumer Protection; Labor; Appropriations-Public Safety; Appropriations-Higher Education; Environmental Health.
Biography: LGBT rights activist and organizer; former legislative director for the National Organization for Women; former legislative aide to state Sen. John Cullerton; former Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Director of Programs and Development in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office; one of only two openly gay female legislators in General Assembly; has three children.