John D. Anthony
|John D. Anthony|
|Member of the Illinois House of Representatives
from the 75th district
August 21, 2013 – June 17, 2016
|Preceded by||Pam Roth|
|Succeeded by||David Welter|
April 13, 1976 |
|Alma mater||Christian Bible College & Seminary|
|Profession||Law Enforcement Officer|
John D. Anthony (born April 13, 1976) is a member of the Illinois House of Representatives, who has represented the 75th district since his appointment in August 2013. The district he represents includes all or parts of Minooka, Channahon, Joliet, Morris, Seneca, Marseilles, Sheridan and Plano. He is the first African American Republican member of the Illinois General Assembly since the Cutback Amendment came into effect in 1983.
- Miller, Rich (2013-08-21). "First black Republican in 30 years takes Illinois House seat". Capitol Fax. Retrieved 2016-06-17.
- "75th House District" (PDF). Illinois Board of Elections. Retrieved 2013-08-21.
- Litchfield, Heidi (2016-06-17). "John Anthony to resign from Illinois House seat". Herald-News. Retrieved 2016-06-17.
- Wyman, Jim (2016-06-12). "Sources Say John Anthony Will Resign 75th District House Seat; Grundy, Kendall and LaSalle Counties Impacted". Retrieved 2016-06-17.