Rep. Fred Crespo

Assistant Majority Leader
(D-Hoffman Estates)
44th District
Rep Fred Crespo
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Springfield Office:
109 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0347
District Office:
1014 E. Schaumburg Road
Streamwood, IL  60107
(630) 372-3340
(630) 372-3342 FAX
Biography
Full-time state legislator; graduate of Loyola University-Chicago; leadership board, Women In Need Growing Stronger (WINGS), which provides services and housing to victims of domestic violence; 2012 National Association on Mental Illness Legislator of the Year; former Hoffman Estates trustee; married, has two children.
Latino Caucus Reforms to Protect, Lift Up Immigrant Community Await Governor’s Signature

Latino Caucus Reforms to Protect, Lift Up Immigrant Community Await Governor’s Signature

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.

Crespo Passes Legislation to Prevent Sexual Abuse in Schools

Crespo Passes Legislation to Prevent Sexual Abuse in Schools

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Children will be better protected in school under legislation passed by state Rep. Fred Crespo, D-Hoffman Estates, working with a variety of advocates and administrators to give the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and school districts additional tools to combat educator misconduct and prevent the hiring of individuals with a criminal record.

Crespo Backs Fair Tax Amendment

Crespo Backs Fair Tax Amendment

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Fred Crespo, D-Hoffman Estates, issued the following statement after voting for the Fair Tax amendment, a first step toward a fairer tax system that would provide relief to 99.1% of middle-class families and seniors in his community:

Crespo Measure to Prevent Sexual Abuse in Schools

Crespo Measure to Prevent Sexual Abuse in Schools

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Fred Crespo, D-Hoffman Estates, is working to strengthen the ability of Illinois schools to respond to educator misconduct by providing the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and school districts additional tools to combat bad behavior by teachers.

Crespo Measure to Ensure Independent Oversight of State Agencies

Crespo Measure to Ensure Independent Oversight of State Agencies

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Fred Crespo, D-Hoffman Estates, is working to reform oversight of state agencies, such as the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), by ensuring that the inspector general’s office within each entity is fully independent from its department head.