Senator Donne E. Trotter and Senator Elgie R. Sims Jr.

SPRINGFIELD – Elgie R. Sims, Jr. (D-Chicago) was sworn in today as State Senator of the 17th District. He released the following statement:

“It is my distinct honor to accept this appointment to succeed an outstanding legislator and tireless community advocate, State Senator Donne E. Trotter. I want to thank Senator Trotter for his many years of service to the people of this diverse district with its rich history, culture and amazing people, and for his work in improving the quality of life for all of the citizens of the state of Illinois. His unwavering commitment to the mentorship of young people, including both non-elected and elected officials alike, myself included, is a testament to his desire to move our great state forward.

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