Rep. Michael J. Madigan

Speaker of the House
(D-Chicago)
22nd District
Speaker Michael J. Madigan
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Springfield Office:
300 State House
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-5350
District Office:
6500 South Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL 60629
(773) 581-8000
(773) 581-9414 (fax)
Biography
Attorney; born April 19, 1942, in Chicago; graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Loyola University Law School; House Majority Leader, 80th and 81st General Assemblies; House Minority Leader, 82nd and 89th General Assemblies; Speaker of the House, 83rd to 88th General Assemblies and 90th to 100th General Assemblies; married (wife, Shirley), has three daughters, one son, and four grandchildren.
Office of the Speaker Releases Report of Workplace Culture: Independent Report Cites Important Changes Already in Place, Recommends Further Actions to Improve Overall Capitol Culture

Office of the Speaker Releases Report of Workplace Culture: Independent Report Cites Important Changes Already in Place, Recommends Further Actions to Improve Overall Capitol Culture

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan, in collaboration with an advisory group of women members of the House Democratic Caucus, today released – in full – an unredacted report prepared by Maggie Hickey, a former federal prosecutor and Inspector General for Governor Rauner, detailing the findings of her independent review of the workplace culture within the Office of the Speaker and providing insight into the environment in the Capitol. In 2018, Speaker Madigan and an advisory group comprised of female members requested Hickey conduct a thorough review of prior allegations of harassment and make recommendations for improvements.
Statement from Speaker Madigan on Signing of Anti-Human Trafficking Bill

Statement from Speaker Madigan

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Speaker Michael J. Madigan issued the following statement Monday after voting to adopt a Fair Tax amendment, taking a first step towards tax relief for 97% of Illinois families.
Statement from Speaker Madigan

Statement from Speaker Madigan

"After four years of unprecedented crisis, we are still uncovering the extent of the damage to our state’s budget. Bruce Rauner’s budget crisis has left us with billions of dollars in unpaid bills, frayed our social service infrastructure, and squandered $1 billion on late payment penalties instead of funding our schools, health care and critical human services."
Statement from Speaker Madigan on Signing of Anti-Human Trafficking Bill

Statement from Speaker Madigan

“Today we made history in Illinois by increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour for the hardest working people in our state. We heard from people across Illinois and took their message to heart."