Rep. Ann Williams
263-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 557-7214 FAX
1726 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 880-9083 FAX
Attorney; received a B.A. in Journalism from University of Iowa and a J.D. from Drake University; former Assistant Attorney General and Legislative Director for Attorney General Lisa Madigan; chair of the Illinois Green (Environmental) Caucus; lives in Chicago’s West Lakeview neighborhood. Please visit www.repannwilliams.com for updates on district events, legislative issues and to sign up for an e-newsletter.
Rep. Ann Williams Selected as NCEL State Lead for Illinois
CHICAGO – State Representative Ann Williams, D-Chicago, has been named the 2023-2024 Illinois State Lead for the National Conference of Environmental Legislators. In this role, Williams will serve as Illinois’ liaison to the leading national organization of state legislators focused on environmental issues, clean energy policy and growing the green economy.
Williams Named Chair of Energy & Environment Committee
CHICAGO, IL – State Rep. Ann Williams, D-Chicago, will continue her work to protect our environment, address the climate crisis, spur renewable energy development and create green jobs as she begins another term as Chair of the House Energy and Environment Committee.
Williams Applauds Historic Signing of Nation-Leading Climate Legislation into Law
Today, I was honored to participate in the bill signing of the long-awaited clean energy package, a comprehensive nation-leading climate bill that will put Illinois communities and consumers first.
Rep. Williams-sponsored Marriage Certificate Modernization Act Signed into Law
CHICAGO, IL – Joined alongside fellow lawmakers, advocates, and Gov. Pritzker last week, state Rep. Ann Williams, D-Chicago, recognized the passage of two progressive, LGBTQ-centered bills establishing the Marriage Certificate Modernization Act, which have been signed into law.
Madigan, House Democrats Lead Effort to Enact Major Anti-Harassment Reforms
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A major package of stronger protections against sexual harassment and state ethics reforms championed by Speaker Michael J. Madigan and House Democrats is now law.
Williams Leads Charge to End Pay Discrimination
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –To reduce the gender wage gap, state Rep. Ann Williams, D-Chicago, is sponsoring legislation to address the pay discrepancies between men and women in Illinois. “Obviously, we should have equal pay for equal work,” Williams said. “It’s 2017 - the...
Ann Williams (D-Chicago) Appointed Chair of the House Tourism, Hospitality & Craft Industries Committee
CHICAGO, IL – State Rep. Ann Williams, D-Chicago, announced today that she will serve as chair of the Illinois House of Representatives’ Tourism, Hospitality & Craft Industries Committee. “I’m looking forward to this exciting opportunity to work with a bipartisan...
Williams Statement on Governor Rauner’s State of the State
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Today in his State of State address, Governor Rauner spoke about the challenges and opportunities facing our state. I share the Governor’s hope for a quick resolution to the budget impasse that continues to harm our communities, and urge the...