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Jerry F. Costello
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U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois's 12th Congressional District
Incumbent
In office
August 9, 1988-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 26
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
Last election2010
First elected1988
Next general2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
St. Clair County Board
1980-1998
Education
High schoolAssumption High School (1968)
Bachelor'sMaryville College of the Sacred Heart (1973)
Associate'sSouthwestern Illinois College, Associates Degree (1971)
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 25, 1949
Place of birthEast St. Louis, Illinois
ProfessionLaw Enforcement Officer
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Jerry Francis Costello (b. September 25, 1949) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Costello was elected by voters from Illinois's 11th congressional district.

Biography

Costello was born in East St. Louis, Illinois[1]

  • Education:[1]
    • Assumption High School, East Saint Louis, Illinois, 1968;
    • Southwestern Illinois College, Associates Degree, 1971
    • Maryville University, B.A., 1973.

Career

  • Prior to 1980:[1]
    • St. Clair County, Illinois: Court Bailiff, Deputy Sheriff, and Director of Court Services and Probation.
    • Chief Investigator for the Illinois State Attorney’s office
  • 1980-1988: St. Clair County Board, Chairman, County Executive[1]


Committee Assignments

U.S. House of Representatives

2011-2012

Issues

Political Positions

Percentage voting with party

Jerry F. Costello voted with the Democratic Party 78 of the time, which ranked 174 among the 192 House Democratic members as of November 2011.[3]

Elections

2010

Campaign Donors

2010

Personal

External Links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Melvin Price
U.S. House of Representatives - Illinois District 12
1988–present
Succeeded by
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