Rep Kelly Cassidy

(D-Chicago)
14th District
Rep Kelly Cassidy

Springfield Office:
271-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-8088
(217) 782-6592 FAX

District Office:
5533 North Broadway
Chicago, IL  60640
(773) 784-2002
(773) 784-2060 FAX

Biography
LGBT rights activist and organizer; former legislative director for the National Organization for Women; former legislative aide to state Sen. John Cullerton; former Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Director of Programs and Development in the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office; only openly gay female legislator serving in the General Assembly; has three children.

Cassidy Introduces Legislation to Hold Gun Owners Accountable

Cassidy Introduces Legislation to Hold Gun Owners Accountable

CHICAGO – As gun violence in the city continues to rise at a devastating pace, state Rep. Kelly Cassidy, D-Chicago, recently introduced legislation that would strengthen the repercussions against gun owners who are irresponsible with their weapons. “Many of the people...

Cassidy Bill Banning Conversion Therapy Signed Into Law

Cassidy Bill Banning Conversion Therapy Signed Into Law

Legislation offers the most comprehensive protections in the nation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Kelly Cassidy, D-Chicago, issued the following statement on Thursday on the signing of House Bill 217, legislation to ban conversion therapy efforts to change youth...