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|42nd Attorney General of Illinois|
|Assumed office |
January 14, 2019
|Governor||J. B. Pritzker|
|Preceded by||Lisa Madigan|
|Member of the Illinois Senate|
from the 13th district
November 6, 2004 – January 5, 2019
|Preceded by||Barack Obama|
|Succeeded by||Robert Peters|
|Born||September 30, 1964|
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
|Education||DePaul University (BA)|
Illinois Institute of Technology (JD)
Raoul was a member of the Illinois Senate. He represented the 13th district from 2004 to 2019 after he was appointed to fill the seat left by Barack Obama, upon Obama's election to the U.S. Senate.
References[change | change source]
- Raoul, Kwame. "Chicago Tribune; Rauner, business groups push for Illinois workers' compensation changes" (chicagotribune.com). By Monique Garcia Chicago Tribune. Chicago Tribune Editorial Board. Retrieved May 4, 2015.
- "Democrat Kwame Raoul cruises to easy win in Illinois attorney general race". Chicago Tribune. November 6, 2018. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Biography, bills and committees at the 98th Illinois General Assembly
- Kwame Raoul for State Senator
- Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart
- Senator Kwame Raoul at Illinois Senate Democrats