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Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant

Democratic — Senator — District 49
Available Terms:
  • 98th
  • 99th

Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant represents Senate District 49 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 164 bills.

2012 41208.56

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 49th District
    119B Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-0052
  • District Office:

    15300 Route 59, Unit 202
    Plainfield, IL  60544
    Phone: 815-254-4211
    Fax: 815-254-4213



News and Blog Coverage

It’s just a bill…

* But this one looks like it’s on the fast track… Bills banning powdered alcohol and caffeine cleared a Senate committee on Wednesday with ease. Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, D-Shorewood, introduced the bill to ban pure, powdered caffeine, while Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, pushed a proposal to ban powdered alcohol. [...]

Politicians React to Rauner's Budget Address

Governor Bruce gave his budget address Wednesday where he announced plans for deep cuts, saying the state has been living beyond its means by spending money that taxpayers can’t afford. The plan to fix the state’s budget mess included cuts to Medicaid and higher education and a new plan to ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 852

    Draft Stream Rules - Public

  • SR 651

    Memorial - Antonio Zavala

  • SR 572

    Memorial - Glenn E. Trost

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  • SB 2134

    Veh Cd-Voter Registration

  • SR 556

    Memorial - Madeleine G. Allen

  • SR 409

    Memorial - Robert J. Corcoran

Recent Votes

SB 274


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3762.0
•••No: 1525.0
•••Other: 711.0
SB 650


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3661.0
•••No: 1322.0
•••Other: 1016.0
SB 2043

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3762.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2237.0
SB 1344


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3762.0
•••No: 1423.0
•••Other: 813.0
SB 1229


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3864.0
•••No: 1525.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 781


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3762.0
•••No: 1220.0
•••Other: 1016.0
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