It's an Honor to Serve

My staff and I are here to serve you. Please let us know if there is anything you need and we will work to the fullest extent of the abilities of this office. We are dedicated to helping our community and appreciate being a part of it.

As your State Senator, I will fight hard every day in Springfield to defend our shared values and do what is best for our community, our great state of Illinois, and every person in it.

Serving as your State Senator is the highest honor.

Sincerely,
Omar Aquino

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  • Feb 20, 2019

    AQUINO: SOCIAL SERVICE FUNDING TOP PRIORITY IN NEW BUDGET

    State Senator Omar Aquino (D-Chicago) commended Gov. JB Pritzker’s focus on social service funding during his first budget address.

  • Feb 19, 2019

    AQUINO: MINIMUM WAGE INCREASE IS LONG OVERDUE

    State Senator Omar Aquino (D-Chicago) is praising legislation signed into law today that will give working families a raise by increasing the state’s minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025.

  • Feb 11, 2019

    AQUINO APPLAUDS ATTORNEY GENERAL'S ACTIONS ON TPS

    State Senator Omar Aquino (D-Chicago) praised Attorney General Kwame Raoul for joining a coalition of 22 attorneys general in opposition to the potential deportation of people who hold Temporary Protected Status (TPS).

  • Feb 08, 2019

    AQUINO PROPOSES CLOSING CORPORATE TAX LOOPHOLE

    More state dollars could soon be available to support vital services for vulnerable populations across Illinois under a proposal that would limit the amount retailers take home for assessing their sales taxes.