Rep Linda Chapa LaVia

(D-Aurora)
83rd District
Rep Linda Chapa LaVia

Springfield Office:
233-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 558-1002
(217) 782-0927 FAX

District Office:
8 E. Galena Blvd.
Suite 240
Aurora, IL  60506
(630) 264-6855
(630) 264-6752 FAX

Biography
Real estate broker; born and raised in Aurora; bachelor’s degree and ROTC, University of Illinois at Chicago; commissioned officer in the U.S. Army until 1993, Illinois National Guard until 1997; resides in Aurora; married, two daughters.

Chapa LaVia Helps Pass Bills Requiring Illinois to Buy Local

Chapa LaVia Helps Pass Bills Requiring Illinois to Buy Local

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Chapa LaVia, D-Aurora, is working to keep more of tax dollars in Illinois and invest in local jobs by supporting two pieces of legislation that will require Illinois state agencies to buy locally. “We owe it to our Illinois businesses to...

Chapa LaVia Votes  In Favor of Lifeline Budget

Chapa LaVia Votes In Favor of Lifeline Budget

AURORA, Ill. – In an effort to keep vital services funded, State Rep. Linda Chapa-LaVia, D-Aurora, voted to pass a Lifeline Budget which will keep agencies and universities afloat until a comprehensive budget is passed. “This is commonsense public policy,” said Chapa...

Chapa LaVia Supports Measure Against Tax-Hike

Chapa LaVia Supports Measure Against Tax-Hike

AURORA, Ill. – In an effort to discourage further tax increases, State Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia, D-Aurora, is sponsoring legislation that opposes a tax on video and streaming services. “Many Illinoisans have chosen to use these services because of the educational and...

Chapa LaVia Supports Further Penalties for Human Traffickers

Chapa LaVia Supports Further Penalties for Human Traffickers

AURORA, Ill. – State Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia, D-Aurora, is backing a bill that would extend the statute of limitations for the human trafficking of minors. “Human trafficking of children occurs across the state and nation, but too often goes unnoticed by many people,”...