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48th - Highlights
  • Illinois Budget Discussion & Advisory Board Mtgs- Link is here to Advisory Board Mtg schedules and full information about the Oct. 21st Illinois Budget Discussion hosted by the League of Women Voters.
  • Fall Notes to Constituents- link to information.
  • Honor a Veteran Photos- Link to photo gallery where you may view images from Glenbard South HS Veterans Celebration.
  • Senior Spelling Bee Photos- Here is a link to images from the Senior Spelling Bee Finals.
Contact Info
District Office
799 Roosevelt Rd., Bldg.3, Suite 108 B,
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
(Local Map)
Voice - 630.858.8855
Fax -630.858.8857

State Capitol Office
225-N Stratton Building,
Springfield, IL 62706
Voice -217.782.8037
Fax -217.558.1072


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Residents of the 48th Illinois Representative District - As your full-time representative, now in my 6th term, I pledge to provide high quality administration with integrity during my tenure.

I am honored to serve the people of the 48th District, and the State of Illinois! My continuing focus is on platform issues of Education, Security, Seniors, Fiscal Responsibility, and Transportation.

My Calendar

I sponsor multiple events through-out the year to serve the interests and needs of my constituents.

The scheduled activities are open to all who have an interest in learning about state issues and available community resources.

View the event calendar

General Assembly

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I've linked to the Illinois General Assembly webpage that contains information about my committee membership and my sponsorship of bills over the last 10+ years.

I invite you to contact me about any legislative or policy topic. Your input is always appreciated.

Visit the General Assembly Website.

News Flash

Pihos Perspective Oct 24th, 2014

Senate Bill 16

Angst and concern continues to follow Senate Bill 16, a new school funding formula which would greatly impact our suburban schools. As minority spokesperson for the Elementary and Secondary Education Committee, I have been in face-to-face conversations and phone conversations with Elementary and Secondary Education Chairperson, Linda Chapa LaVia. On October 8th, Representative Chapa LaVia made a commitment in writing to delay legislative action at least until the spring session of the 99th General Assembly. She reaffirmed that the proposal in its current form will not become the law and there is much work to be done to develop a fair funding formula.

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