Illinois General Assembly - Senator Biography
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Senator Dale A. Righter (R) - Previous General Assembly (99th)
55th District

Photograph of  Senator  Dale A. Righter (R)

Springfield Office:
Senator 55th District
309M Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-6674
(217) 782-7818 FAX
District Office:
88 Broadway Avenue, Suite 1
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 235-6033
(217) 235-6052 FAX
Additional District Addresses

Years served: 1998 - 2002 (House); 2003 - Present (Senate)

Committee assignments: Assignments (Minority Spokesperson); Committee of the Whole; Appropriations II; Criminal Law; Environment and Conservation; Human Services; Revenue; Sub on Issues Relating to DCFS; Subcommittee on Special Issues (HS); Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance; Sub. on Issues Impacting IL Youth; Executive Appointments (Minority Spokesperson); Appropriations I (Minority Spokesperson).

Biography: Accounting at Eastern Illinois University, JD at Saint Louis University School of Law, of Counsel with a small law firm in Charleston, and part-time college instructor; two children, Jonathon and Benjamin.

Associated Representative(s): David B. Reis
 Reginald Phillips