Rep Kelly Burke

(D-Evergreen Park)
36th District
Rep Kelly Burke

Springfield Office:
246-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-0515
(217) 558-4553 FAX

District Office:
5144 W. 95th St.
Oak Lawn, IL  60453
(708) 425-0571
(708) 425-0642 FAX

Biography
Full-time state representative; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; J.D., John Marshall Law School; Evergreen Park Library Board trustee, 2003-2011 (board president 2005-2011); alumna of the Edgar Fellows Leadership Program (2012); adjunct faculty, Loyola University Law School.

Burke Backs Legislation to Provide Relief to Illinois Families

Burke Backs Legislation to Provide Relief to Illinois Families

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Working-class families would be able to keep more of their hard-earned money under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, doubling the value of the Earned Income Tax Credit. The Burke-backed bill is a key element of an...

Burke Honored as Champion for Higher Education

Burke Honored as Champion for Higher Education

EVERGREEN PARK, Ill. – In honor of her continued advocacy on behalf of Illinois’ colleges and universities, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, was recently honored by The Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities (FIICU) as a “Champion of...

Burke, Cunningham to Host ‘Coffee and Conversation’ Event

Burke, Cunningham to Host ‘Coffee and Conversation’ Event

CHICAGO – State Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, is inviting residents to join her and state Sen. Bill Cunningham, D-Chicago, for a cup of coffee and a discussion on current events, state updates, and local suggestions for policy improvements. "I always make it a...

Burke Passes Bill Funding Higher Ed, MAP Grants

Burke Passes Bill Funding Higher Ed, MAP Grants

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing her effort to expand opportunities for higher education in Illinois, state Rep. Kelly Burke, D-Evergreen Park, passed legislation on Thursday which would restore funding for the Monetary Award Program (MAP), and other higher education...