Rep. Luis Arroyo

(D-Chicago)
3rd District
Rep Luis Arroyo

Springfield Office:
200-1S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-0480

District Office:
5001 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639
(773) 637-2000
(773) 637-2002 FAX
Biography
Born June 13, 1954 in Corozal, Puerto Rico; member of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers; recipient of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois’ 2011 President’s Legislative Man of the Year Award and the Hispanic Illinois State Law Enforcement Association’s President’s Award; married to Maribel, has three adult children (Luis Jr., Denise and Alberto), and four grandchildren.
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.

Latino Caucus Applauds Dr. Carmen Ayala’s Historic Appointment as Head of ISBE

Latino Caucus Applauds Dr. Carmen Ayala’s Historic Appointment as Head of ISBE

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus commends Governor J.B. Pritzker’s commitment to diversity in appointing Dr. Carmen Ayala as the superintendent of the Illinois State Board of Education, making her not only the first Latina, but the first person of color and a woman to serve as the permanent superintendent.

Latino Caucus Condemns Trump’s Fabricated Emergency at the Border, Calls on Congress to Act

Latino Caucus Condemns Trump’s Fabricated Emergency at the Border, Calls on Congress to Act

CHICAGO – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement condemning President Donald Trump for fabricating an emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border in order bypass Congress, hide his own failures and build a wall that an overwhelming majority of Americans oppose:

Latino Caucus Welcomes Gov. Pritzker as a Partner in Effort to Welcome, Support Immigrant Families

Latino Caucus Welcomes Gov. Pritzker as a Partner in Effort to Welcome, Support Immigrant Families

AURORA, Ill. – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement in response to Gov. Pritzker’s proactive approach to combat Donald Trump’s bigoted agenda by requiring the Department of Human Services to expand access to Welcoming Centers for immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers, ensuring they know their rights: