Rep. Aaron M. Ortiz

Assistant Majority Leader
(D-Chicago)
1st District
Rep Aaron Ortiz

Springfield Office:
521-B Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-1117

District Office:
4374 S. Archer
Chicago, IL 60632
773-236-0117

Biography
Full-time legislator; former educator and college counselor at CPS; B.S. in urban planning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; member of the Chicago Teachers Union, member of Local School Council for the Back of the Yards High School; volunteer soccer coach and lifelong resident of the Gage Park neighborhood in Chicago.
Ortíz-Backed Legislation Protecting Workers Now Law

Ortíz-Backed Legislation Protecting Workers Now Law

CHICAGO – State Rep. Aarón Ortíz, D-Chicago, continued to put working families first in his legislative priorities, passing two new laws to advance the right to unionize and equal treatment of freelance workers. 

Ortíz-Backed Legislation Protecting Workers Now Law

Ortíz Passes Leave Bill for Victims of Violent Crime

CHICAGO – State Rep. Aarón Ortíz, D-Chicago, opened up workplace leave eligibility to the families of victims of violent crime, giving them time to coordinate end-of-life services, grieve and be with their loved ones.