Rep. Nicholas K Smith

(D-Chicago)
34th District
Rep Nicholas Smith

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Springfield Office:
282-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-6476
District Office:
113 E. 95th Street
Suite A
Chicago, IL 60619
(773) 783-8800

Biography
Attended Whitney M. Young Magnet High School. Received a Bachelors in Chemistry from CSU. Previously served as the Chicago 9th ward Streets and Sanitation Superintendent, Transportation Committee Leg. Aid, and CSU Community Liaison.

Smith Legislation to Address Teacher Shortage Becomes Law

Smith Legislation to Address Teacher Shortage Becomes Law

CHICAGO, Ill. – Continuing his efforts to address the teacher shortage in Illinois, state Rep. Nick Smith, D-Chicago, sponsored an initiative to allow school districts to pay their student teachers and create early education endorsements to help individuals satisfy the state’s student teaching requirement.

Smith Prioritizes Working Families, Education During Spring Session

Smith Prioritizes Working Families, Education During Spring Session

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Throughout the spring legislative session, state Rep. Nicholas Smith, D-Chicago, worked hard to help middle-class families throughout Illinois by increasing the minimum wage and supporting a Fair Tax to make the wealthy pay their fair share. Smith also championed accessibility and affordability for education at all levels, as well as holding elected officials accountable on decisions regarding education.

Smith Supports Fair Tax Amendment

Smith Supports Fair Tax Amendment

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Following the passage of the Fair Tax Amendment out of the Illinois House, state Rep. Nicholas Smith, D-Chicago, issued the below statement:

Smith Bill Requiring School Transparency Passes House

Smith Bill Requiring School Transparency Passes House

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Nicholas Smith, D-Chicago, requiring publication of an explanatory analysis following the closure public schools in Chicago unanimously passed out of the Illinois House.

Smith Responds to Legionnaires’ Death at Manteno Veterans Home

Smith Responds to Legionnaires’ Death at Manteno Veterans Home

MANTEO, Ill. – Following news that a resident who recently contracted Legionnaires’ disease at the Manteno Veterans Home has passed away, State Rep. Nicholas Smith, D-Chicago, is calling for action by the veterans home and the Department of Veterans Affairs.