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Representative Robert "Bob" Rita (D)
28th District
Assistant Majority Leader

Photograph of  Representative  Robert "Bob" Rita (D)

Springfield Office:
Senator 28th District
109 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 558-1000
District Office:
2355 West York Street
Suite 1
Blue Island, IL  60406
(708) 396-2822
(708) 396-2898 FAX

Years served: January 2003 - Present

Committee assignments: Cities & Villages (Vice-Chairperson); Ethics & Elections; Executive (Chairperson); Gaming (Vice-Chairperson); Revenue & Finance; Tax Credit and Incentives Subcommi; Sales, Amusement and Other Taxes (Sub-Chairperson); Local Government.

Biography: Born October 2, 1969; graduate, Eisenhower High School; attended Governors State University; comes from a family dedicated to public service; father of one daughter (Ashley).

Associated Representative(s): Emil Jones, III