Rep. Delia Ramirez
Full-time legislator; social service administrator, community organizer, and policy advocate; B.A. in Justice Studies from Northeastern Illinois University; former founding executive director of the Center for Changing Lives; former board chair of Latin United Community Housing Association and Logan Square Neighborhood Association; daughter of immigrant parents, and the first Guatemalan-American to serve in the Illinois General Assembly.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, state Rep. Celina Villanueva, D-Chicago, and fellow members of the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus worked to advance a series of reforms this spring that will put in place additional state-level protections to combat Donald Trump’s bigoted agenda and ensure Illinois supports and lifts up its immigrant community.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.– During her first session in the Illinois General Assembly, state Rep. Delia C. Ramirez, D-Chicago, supported numerous progressive reforms aimed at eliminating homelessness, strengthening women’s rights, raising the minimum wage, promoting equality and inclusion for all parents, expanding healthcare, leading in criminal reform with a focus on children whose parents are incarcerated and housing for people with records, and supported the Fair Tax proposals with an emphasis on property tax relief.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Fighting to provide tax relief for their local residents and demand the wealthy pay their fair share in taxes, state Rep. Delia Ramirez, D-Chicago, and state Rep. Aaron Ortiz, D-Chicago, issued the following joint statement after supporting the Fair Tax amendment:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement urging for the passage of the Fair Tax Amendment:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to the egregious attacks on women’s reproductive rights by extremist politicians around the country, the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement urging for action on the Reproductive Health Act:
CHICAGO – State Rep. Delia Ramirez, D-Chicago, partnered with state Rep. Rob Martwick, D-Chicago and 35th Ward Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa to host a Fair Tax Town Hall to inform residents about how they would benefit from a Fair Tax and to address any concerns.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement urging the passage of legislation that would ensure greater representation of Latinos, African Americans and women on corporate boards
CHICAGO – State Rep. Delia C. Ramirez, D-Chicago, invites residents to participate in her Fair Tax Reform Town Hall on Monday, May 6 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Good Shepard Christian Academy, located at 3740 W. Belden Ave. in Chicago.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –State Rep. Delia Ramirez, D-Chicago, voted to pass legislation that would remove current barriers for undocumented parents to designate a legal guardian for their children in the case of deportation or detention.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –To protect women’s health care needs, state Rep. Delia Ramirez is supporting legislation that gives women the right to make decisions regarding their reproductive health.