Eddie Lee Jackson

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Eddie Lee Jackson
Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
from the 114th district
In office
January 2009 (2009-January) – January 2017 (2017-January)
Preceded by Wyvetter H. Younge
Succeeded by LaToya Greenwood
Personal details
Born 1941 (age 75–76)
Political party Democratic
Residence East St. Louis, Illinois
Alma mater Southern Illinois University
Profession School Principal (retired)

Eddie Lee Jackson is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 114th District since his appointment on January 9, 2009 to replace Wyvetter H. Younge.[1] The district includes Alorton, Belleville, Brooklyn, Cahokia, Centreville, East St. Louis, Fairview Heights, Mascoutah, Millstadt, O'Fallon, Sauget, Scott Air Force Base, Shiloh, Swansea and Washington Park.[2]

Jackson is a member of the Illinois House Legislative Black Caucus.[3]

In the 96th General Assembly, Jackson is the vice-chairman of the Illinois House Consumer Protection Committee.


  1. ^ Smith, Carolyn P. Councilman Jackson will succeed Younge bnd.com, January 10, 2009
  2. ^ "New Ill. state Rep. Eddie Jackson starts first day", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, accessed January 12, 2009.[1]
  3. ^ "Illinois House Democrats". Retrieved 9 May 2016. 

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