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Rep. Jesús García, D-Ill.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Illinois - 4th District
Political Highlights: Chicago Democratic committeeman, 1984-00; Chicago City Council, 1986-92; Ill. Senate, 1993-98; Candidate for mayor of Chicago, 2015; Cook County Commission, 2010-18
Born: April 12, 1956; Los Pinos, Durango, Mexico
Residence: Chicago
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Evelyn Garcia; three children
Education: U. of Illinois, Chicago, B.A. 1999; U. of Illinois, Chicago, M.U.P. 2002
Elected: 2018
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (National Security; Oversight & Investigations); Natural Resources (Indigenous Peoples of the United States; Oversight and Investigations); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
Twitter: 21,838 followers


Election History