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Senator Omar Aquino (D) - Previous General Assembly (100th)
|Senator 2nd District|
|M120 Capitol Building|
|Springfield, IL 62706 |
|4353 W. Armitage Ave.|
|Chicago, IL 60639 |
|(773) 292-1903 FAX|
|Years served: |
Committee assignments: Appropriations I; Appropriations II; Committee of the Whole; Education; Labor; Licensed Activities and Pensions; Telecommunications & InfoTechnology (Vice-Chairperson); Human Services; Subcommittee on Special Issues (LA); Subcommittee on Charter Schools; Sub. on Consequences of Fed.Policy.
Biography: Born and raised on the Northwest Side of Chicago; B.A. in Criminal Justice and Sociology, Loyola University Chicago; Bilingual Case Manager at Central West Case Management Unit at the Jane Addams School of Social Work; Legislative Assistant in the Illinois House of Representatives; Outreach Coordinator for Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth; Devoted to improving education, aging services and human services.