Difference between revisions of "John Jones"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
(External links)
Line 1: Line 1:
'''John Jones''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Illinois Senate]]. He has been a Senator since 2003, representing the 54th district.
+
{{tnr}}'''John Jones''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Illinois Senate]]. Jones has served in the Illinois Senate since 2003 and was re-elected in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010.  Jones is currently the Assistant Minority Leader in the Illinois Senate.  Jones also served in the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] from 1995 to 2003.
 +
 
 +
Jones graduated with his High School Diploma from Mount Vernon Township High School in 1958.  Jones is a retired trucking company owner.
 +
 
 +
==Committee Assignments==
 +
 
 +
Rutherford serves on these committees:
 +
 
 +
* [[Agriculture and Conservation Committee, Illinois Senate|Agriculture and Conservation]]    '''Ranking Republican Member'''
 +
* [[Energy Committee, Illinois Senate|Energy]]
 +
* [[Environment Committee, Illinois Senate|Environment]] 
 +
* [[Executive Committee, Illinois Senate|Executive]] 
 +
* [[Gaming Committee, Illinois Senate|Gaming]]
 +
* [[State Government and Veterans Affairs Committee, Illinois Senate|State Government and Veterans Affairs]] <ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/committees/default.asp "Illinois General Assembly" List of Illinois Senate Committees, July 28, 2009]</ref>.
 +
 
 +
==District 54==
 +
 
 +
Jones represents Illinois Senate District 54.  District 54 includes the the South Central Portion of Illinois including Carbondale where Southern Illinois University is located<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_il.pdf "Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.
 +
 
 +
==Personal==
 +
 
 +
John is married to Mimi Jones.  They have two children and reside in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
Line 7: Line 28:
 
* [http://jones.senategop.org/ Sen. Jones's website]
 
* [http://jones.senategop.org/ Sen. Jones's website]
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/177205-john-o-jones-illinois Sen. Jones on State Surge]
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/177205-john-o-jones-illinois Sen. Jones on State Surge]
 +
 +
==References==
 +
 +
{{reflist}}
  
 
{{Illinois State Senators}}
 
{{Illinois State Senators}}
 
{{Illinois}}
 
{{Illinois}}
{{Illinois stub}}
+
 
[[Category:Starter class Illinois Senate]]
+
 
[[Category:Illinois State Senate]]
 
[[Category:Illinois State Senate]]

Revision as of 12:38, 31 August 2009

John Jones is a Republican member of the Illinois Senate. Jones has served in the Illinois Senate since 2003 and was re-elected in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010. Jones is currently the Assistant Minority Leader in the Illinois Senate. Jones also served in the Illinois House of Representatives from 1995 to 2003.

Jones graduated with his High School Diploma from Mount Vernon Township High School in 1958. Jones is a retired trucking company owner.

Committee Assignments

Rutherford serves on these committees:

District 54

Jones represents Illinois Senate District 54. District 54 includes the the South Central Portion of Illinois including Carbondale where Southern Illinois University is located[2].

Personal

John is married to Mimi Jones. They have two children and reside in Mount Vernon, Illinois.

External links

References