Rep. Justin Slaughter

(D-Chicago)
27th District
Rep Justin Slaughter

Springfield Office:
249-E Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0010
(217) 782-1795 FAX

District Office:
1234 W. 95th St.
Chicago 60643
773-445-9700
Biography
B.A. in political science, University of Chicago; Master’s of Public Policy and Administration, Northwestern University; member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and served on the executive board of his local chapter’s foundation. A native Chicagoan, Slaughter grew up on the South Side in the Washington Heights community where he currently still resides
Slaughter-Backed Bill Enhances Anti-Discrimination and Equal Pay Laws

Slaughter Supports Legislation in Response to IDES Overpayment Issue

CHICAGO – To ensure that individuals who are already struggling during the pandemic are not faced with further hardship, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently supported legislation that will limit the Illinois Department of Employment Security’s (IDES) ability to force residents to give back unemployment benefits they have already received.

Slaughter-Backed Legislation Allowing Remote Employment Applications for Minors Becomes Law

Slaughter-Backed Gun Safety Bill Passes General Assembly

CHICAGO –To strengthen Illinois’ commitment to keeping guns out of the hands of dangerous individuals, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, recently supported legislation that will modernize the state’s Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) system. House Bill 562 passed both chambers of the General Assembly earlier this month.