Rep Lawrence Walsh, Jr

(D-Joliet)
86th District
Rep Larry Walsh Jr

Springfield Office:
269-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-8090
(217) 558-4502 FAX

District Office:
121 Springfield Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 730-8600
(815) 730-8121 FAX

Biography
Born and raised in Elwood, IL; former trustee, Jackson Township; member of the International Machinist and Aerospace Workers Union; member of St. Rose’s Parish in Wilmington; married (wife, Theresa) and proud father of three children.

Walsh Encourages Families to Review Toy Safety Guide

Walsh Encourages Families to Review Toy Safety Guide

JOLIET, Ill. – As friends and family begin their holiday shopping, state Rep. Larry Walsh, Jr., D-Elwood, is encouraging families to take extra precautions to protect young children from potentially dangerous toys.

Walsh Stands Up Against Rauner’s Corporate Agenda, Bans State Investment in Companies Hiding Profits Offshores

Walsh Stands Up Against Rauner’s Corporate Agenda, Bans State Investment in Companies Hiding Profits Offshores

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to multi-million dollar corporations purposely hiding funds overseas to avoid paying state taxes, state Rep. Larry Walsh, D-Elwood, recently voted to enact a new law forbidding the state to contract with or invest in these corporations that are failing to pay their fair share. While Gov. Bruce Rauner sided with corporations that skirt the law to pad their profits, Walsh worked with Republicans and Democrats to make this measure law and ensure the state is investing in businesses that invest in Illinois.

Walsh Teaming Up With Area Legislators to Honor Local Veterans

Walsh Teaming Up With Area Legislators to Honor Local Veterans

JOLIET, Ill. – State Rep. Larry Walsh Jr., D-Elwood, state Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, state Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, D-Shorewood, and state Sen. Pat McGuire, D-Joliet, are making Veterans Day and honoring local heroes by hosting a Veteran Appreciation Breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Stone City VFW Post 2199, located at 124 Stone City Drive in Joliet.