Bio2014

Welcome to my official legislative website. Thank you for visiting. I hope that this site provides you with useful and substantive information about myself, the 3rd legislative district and how I am working to make your voices heard and represent you in Springfield.

As we embark upon the 98th General Assembly, I am excited and hopeful for the great opportunities ahead for improving our State through innovative legislation.

I always enjoy hearing back from my constituents and listening to your input. If have any questions, concerns or ideas, never hesitate to contact me. I hold periodic townhall meetings, roundtables and satellite office hours, so do not forget to check the Constituent Services section of my Web site to stay in the loop regarding upcoming events.

 Sincerely,
 
Mattie Hunter

GOV0084ESouthside Chicagoans seeking to improve their marketability while searching for jobs can gain the necessary tools at State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago) and the Illinois Department of Employment Security’s Re-Employment Resource Fair on July 30.
 
“Job-search preparation will put South Side Chicagoans in the running for successful careers in today’s tough job market,” said Hunter, a career-long advocate for employment opportunities in underserved communities. “After IDES and I hosted a successful workshop in February, we developed this larger re-employment fair. We’ve invited career-building professionals and state agency representatives to help residents become business savvy.”

To secure a spot at the re-employment resource fair, attendees should visit www.SenatorHunter.com to register.

The resource fair will take place on the following day:

Monday, July 30, 2014
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Second Presbyterian Church
1936 South Michigan Ave.

051914 js 0227Illinois lawmakers have strengthened their commitment to protect seniors from financial exploitation with new law.

A measure sponsored by State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago) and State Representative Esther Golar, requires The Department of Human Services to create a health care worker registry of employees under final investigation of financial theft from the elderly.

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NBCC Carol B Mosley AwardFriday, the National Black Chamber of Commerce honored State Senator Mattie Hunter with the Carol B. Mosley Award for her efforts in securing minority business contracts.

“The revolving loan fund creates equal economic opportunities for disadvantaged businesses and minority contractors,” said Hunter, a career advocate for social and economic equality for underserved communities. “I am honored the National Black Chamber of Commerce recognized the tireless work of my colleagues and I to secure necessary start-up resources for minority and women enterprises.”

House Bill 3267 was signed into law in 2013.

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Office Information

Springfield Office:
619 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706 
(217) 782-5966
(217) 782-1631 FAX 
  
District Office:
2929 S. Wabash Avenue
Suite 102
Chicago, IL  60616 
(312) 949-1908
(312) 949-1958 FAX

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