Rep. Stephanie Kifowit
Full-time legislator; veteran of U.S. Marine Corps; B.S. and M.P.A, Northern Illinois University; member of Aurora American Legion Post 84, Fox Valley Marines, DuPage County Marine Corps League, Women Marine Association, Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce, Aurora Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Quad County African American Chamber of Commerce, and Oswego Chamber of Commerce; former alderman, city of Aurora; former substitute teacher; former registered financial advisor; married 18 years, has two children.
Kifowit Sponsors All-Encompassing Legislation to Protect Individuals from Sexual Harassment, Financial Abuse
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing her efforts to protect vulnerable individuals from harassment and abuse, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, sponsored comprehensive legislation that requires state officials and employees to complete annual harassment and discrimination prevention training, cracks down on local and elected officials who file statements of economic interest and will help protect hotel and casino employees from harassment.
Kifowit Leads on Veterans’ Issues, Child Protection and Good Government Reforms During Legislative Session
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, backed a series of reforms to protect Illinois’ most vulnerable populations, including homeless and ailing Veterans and children under care of the Department of Children and Family Services during the Illinois General Assembly’s spring legislative session. As a member of the House Revenue Committee, Kifowit also worked to control government spending through enhanced transparency, and supported a balanced budget that pays down over $1.4 Billion in unpaid bills.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In her efforts to bring more transparency to local governments, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Aurora, passed legislation from the House so that the board of trustees of the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District (FMWRD) are elected positions instead of appointed positions.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, will serve as a co-chair of the Conference of Women Legislators (COWL), a position which enables her to advocate for and empower Illinois women through state initiatives.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing to protect some of the state’s most vulnerable residents, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Aurora, has recently joined the Child Welfare Caucus, which was established earlier last week in response to the tragic deaths of children who were in contact with the Department of Child And Family Services (DCFS). Representative Kifowit is also a member of the Child Welfare and Adoption committee, which is currently holding hearings on the operations of DCFS.
AURORA, Ill. – State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, is asking residents to share their thoughts with her while she concludes the spring legislative session by attending coffee shop meetings with representatives from her office.
AURORA, Ill. – Local homeowners are invited to receive one-on-one assistance understanding and appealing their property tax bills at an event hosted by state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, and Naperville Township Assessor Warren Dixon III at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 16 at the Aurora Public Library.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A proud Veteran of the U.S Marine Corps, Chair of the House Veterans Affairs Committee and member of numerous Veterans organizations, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Aurora, was recently appointed to the Illinois Joining Forces Foundation for her tireless work advocating for Veterans in the State of Illinois.
AURORA, Ill. – State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Aurora, will be hosting another “Coffee with Constituents” event on Monday, May 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Pomegranate Café, located at 55 S. Commons Drive in Aurora.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In recognition of the centennial anniversary of the nation’s largest wartime Veterans service organization, US Marine Corps Veteran and state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, recently introduced legislation honoring the legacy of the American Legion.”