Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

(D-Glenview)
17th District
Rep Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz

Springfield Office:
265-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-4194

District Office:
1812 Waukegan Road
Glenview, IL 62706
(847) 486-8810

Biography
Full-time legislator; human rights attorney; B.A., Indiana University, J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, L.L.M, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law; former litigation attorney at Winston and Strawn; founding member and co-chair of the Illinois Unaccompanied Children’s Task Force; former Director of the Highland Park – Highwood Legal Aid Clinic; former board member of the Glenview Education Foundation; lives in Glenview with her husband and three sons.
Gong-Gershowitz Fights for Equity, the Environment, Balanced Budget and to Protect the Middle Class

Gong-Gershowitz Fights for Equity, the Environment, Balanced Budget and to Protect the Middle Class

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – With session ending for the summer, state Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, D-Glenview, spent this past spring working on a number of measures to protect reproductive rights, hold corporations accountable for pollution, protect immigrants from discrimination and pass a balanced, responsible budget that protects the middle class while funding critical services and education.

Gong-Gershowitz Votes to Increase Minimum Wage

Gong-Gershowitz Votes to Increase Minimum Wage

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, D-Glenview, voted for a minimum wage increase that balances the needs of workers and small businesses, improving the standard of living for millions of Illinoisans and spurring economic activity in communities throughout the state.