Kim Foxx

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Kim Foxx
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Cook County State's Attorney
Assumed office
December 1, 2016
GovernorBruce Rauner
J. B. Pritzker
Preceded byAnita Alvarez
Personal details
BornApril 1972 (age 48)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Kelley Foxx (m. 2001)
EducationSouthern Illinois University, Carbondale (BA, JD)

Kimberly M. Foxx (née Anderson;[1] born April 1972) is an American politician and lawyer. She is the State's Attorney for Cook County, Illinois since 2016.

She manages the nation's second largest prosecutor's office. She won the Democratic nomination for the position on in March 2016, and won the general election in November.

She is the second African American, after Cecil A. Partee, to hold this position.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "1988 Lincoln Park High School (Chicago, Illinois) - Yearbook". Retrieved March 28, 2019.
  2. "Kim Foxx sworn in as Cook County State's Attorney". ABC7 Chicago. Dec 1, 2016. Retrieved March 28, 2019.