State Representative Michael McAuliffe (R-Chicago) was named today to serve as an Assistant Republican Leader for the 101st General Assembly. Rep. McAuliffe was appointed to this position in Illinois House Republican Caucus by House Republican Leader Jim Durkin. Committee assignments for the upcoming 101st General Assembly are expected in the coming weeks.
As the only remaining Chicago area Republican, Rep. McAuliffe represents Illinois’ 20th House District which includes all or portions of Chicago, Park Ridge, Rosemont, Norridge, Harwood Heights, Schiller Park, Niles, and Franklin Park. During his years of service representing the district, Rep. McAuliffe has worked on legislation aimed at helping senior citizens, public safety officers, and veterans and has worked to raise awareness of certain public health initiatives.