Lee A. Daniels

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Lee Daniels
66th Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives
In office
January 11, 1995 (January 11, 1995) – January 8, 1997 (January 8, 1997)
Preceded by Michael Madigan
Succeeded by Michael Madigan
Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
In office
1975 (1975) – 2007 (2007)
Succeeded by Dennis Reboletti
Personal details
Born (1942-04-15) April 15, 1942 (age 73)
Lansing, Michigan
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Pamela
Children 5
Residence Elmhurst, Illinois
Alma mater John Marshall Law School
University of Iowa
Profession Attorney
Religion Protestant

Lee A. Daniels (born April 15, 1942) served as Illinois State Representative for the 46th district, from 1975 to 2007.

Daniels served as Speaker of the House from 1995 to 1997, as House Republican Leader from 1983 to 1995 and again from 1997 to 2003.

He currently serves as an adjunct professor in Political Science at Elmhurst College. The college renamed its Computer Science and Technology Center in 2008 to "Daniels Hall."

Daniels is married to his wife Pamela and they have 5 children and live in Elmhurst, Illinois.[1] He is a devout Protestant.[1]

Daniels is also an attorney.[1] He obtained his BA in 1965 from the University of Iowa and obtained his JD from John Marshall Law School.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Lee Daniels Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 24 November 2012.