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 Condemns Trump’s Racist Rhetoric, Calls for Action on Gun Safety Reforms

Latino Caucus Condemns Trump’s Racist Rhetoric, Calls for Action on Gun Safety Reforms

CHICAGO – In light of the horrific hate-driven attack in El Paso, the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement condemning Donald Trump for his racist rhetoric as it is inciting violence towards Latinos and immigrants, and called for action on the Fix the FOID Act, which remained in the state Senate after passing the House this spring.

Latino Caucus Responds to SCOTUS Decision on Census Citizenship Question

Latino Caucus Responds to SCOTUS Decision on Census Citizenship Question

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus released the following statement urging Congress to hold additional hearings on the politically motivated citizenship question for the 2020 Census, as the Supreme Court’s decision leaves open the possibility for the Trump Administration to find another way to justify it:

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.