Rep Elgie Sims Jr

(D-Chicago)
34th District
Rep Elgie Sims

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Springfield Office:
286-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-6476
(217) 782-0952 (fax

District Office:
8658 S. Cottage Grove
Suite #404
Chicago, IL 60619
(773) 783-8800
(773) 783-8773 (fax)

Biography
Attorney; born in Chicago; B.S., Political Science, Illinois State University; M.P.A., University of Illinois; J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law; married, has two children.

Sims Pushes Economic Reform Agenda to Help Working Families

Sims Pushes Economic Reform Agenda to Help Working Families

SPRINGFIELD, Ill – State Rep. Elgie Sims released the following statement after Gov. Bruce Rauner’s State of the State address Wednesday: “Today, the governor outlined one vision for Illinois. The people I represent have many of the same hopes and concerns for our...

Sims Ready To Continue The Fight For Working Families

Sims Ready To Continue The Fight For Working Families

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing to forward a legislative agenda focused on job creation, improved educational opportunities and outcomes for students and families, improved community safety and community and law enforcement relations and improvements to the quality of...

Sims Back Measure Opposing “Lame-Duck” Tax Increase

Sims Back Measure Opposing “Lame-Duck” Tax Increase

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Responding to recent proposals to raise the state’s income tax levels during the current veto session, state Rep. Elgie Sims Jr., D-Chicago, voted today to pass legislation to change the state constitution to make any proposal to raise taxes during...

Sims Proposes Measure to Prevent Closure of State Universities

Sims Proposes Measure to Prevent Closure of State Universities

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – To keep the doors open at state universities that have gone without state funding in the absence of a state budget for 8 months, state Rep. Elgie Sims, D-Chicago, is introducing legislation that would close corporate loopholes and use those funds...

Sims to Host Criminal Justice Reform Community Meeting

Sims to Host Criminal Justice Reform Community Meeting

Rep Elgie Sims Jr (D-Chicago) 34th District Springfield Office: 200-1S Stratton Building Springfield, IL 62706 (217) 782-6476 (217) 782-0952 (fax District Office: 8658 S. Cottage Grove Suite #404 Chicago, IL 60619 (773) 783-8800 (773) 783-8773...