Rep. Maurice A. West II

(D-Rockford)
67th District
Rep Maurice West

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Springfield Office:
290-S Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-3167

District Office:
E.J. “Zeke” Giorgi Center
200 S. Wyman
Suite 304
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 987-7433

Biography
Full-time legislator; ordained minister; M.A., Chicago School of Professional Psychology; B.S., Illinois College; former director of the Career Development at Rockford University; served on boards for Community Action Agency, Rockford Area Arts Council and Rockford Association for Minority Management; award-winning music composer; married.
West Backs Effort to Create State Ethics Task Force

West Backs Effort to Create State Ethics Task Force

ROCKFORD, Ill. – In the wake of recent arrests of elected officials in Illinois, state Rep. Maurice West II, D-Rockford, is calling for the creation of a bipartisan State Ethics Task Force to provide recommendations to change state rules to curb political abuse.

West Backs Effort to Create State Ethics Task Force

West Passes Bill to Prevent Drivers from “Streaming”

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Concerned about new factors that can cause distracted driving, state Rep. Maurice West II, D-Rockford, passed a measure out of the House this week that would explicitly prohibit drivers from watching videos or movies on their phone while driving.

West Backs Effort to Create State Ethics Task Force

West Passes Bill Aimed at Addressing Student Mental Health and Suicide Concerns

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Committed to addressing student mental health and youth suicide concerns, state Rep. Maurice West II, D-Rockford, passed legislation Thursday in the Illinois House that further directs school districts to offer a specialized training program to employees so that they may better assist students who are developing or experiencing a mental health disorder.

West Backs Budget that Prioritizes Critical Services, Highlights Work to Better Lives of Rockford Residents

West Joins Effort to Close Loopholes in FOID System, Prevent Gun Tragedies

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In response to the tragic workplace shooting that took place earlier this year in Aurora, state Rep. Maurice West II, D-Rockford, is supporting a series of reforms aimed at closing loopholes in the Firearms Owners Identification (FOID) card system to make sure an individual like the Aurora shooter cannot maintain easy access to guns.