Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) biography

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)

1st term Democrat from Illinois.


Residence: Hoffman Estates

Marital Status: Married (Bryan Bowlsbey)

Prev. Occupation: State Veterans Affairs Director

Prev. Political Exp.: US House 2013-17; US Senate, 2017-present

Military: USAR, 1991-96; ILNG, 1996-2014

Education: BA University of Hawaii, 1989; MA George Washington University, 1992

Birthdate: 03/12/1968

Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand

Religion: Not Stated

Percentage in Last Election: 54%

Major Opponent: Mark Kirk


Current Elected Office Contact Information

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Washington, D.C. Office:

524 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2854
Fax: (202) 228-4611

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

230 S. Dearborn St., Suite 3900
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: (312) 886-3506



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Kaitlin Fahey
  • Scheduler: Kelsey Becker
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Kalina Bakalov
  • Comm. Dir.: Ben Garmisa
  • Press Secy.: Sean Savett
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Kalina Bakalov
  • Trade LA: Alex Johnson
  • Commerce LA: Alex Johnson
  • Labor LA: Alex Johnson
  • Budget LA: Alex Johnson
  • Education LA: Edward Edney
  • Telecomm LA: Mark Copeland
  • Transportation LA: Mark Copeland
  • Government Affairs LA: Ben Rhodeside
  • Space - NASA LA: Radha Adhar
  • Animal Welfare LA: Radha Adhar


Current Elected Office Bills:

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Tammy Duckworth
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Tammy Duckworth


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