|Member of the Illinois House of Representatives|
from the 67th district
Assumed office |
August 4, 2014
|Preceded by||Chuck Jefferson|
Western Illinois University (BA)|
Northern Illinois University
Litesa Wallace (born 1977/78) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives. She has represented the Rockford-based 67th district since her appointment in July 2014 to replace the outgoing State Representative Chuck Jefferson.
Wallace is running for Lieutenant Governor of Illinois in the Democratic primary alongside State Senator Daniel Biss, replacing Biss's initial pick Chicago alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa. In a video announcing the joint ticket, Wallace commented that she and Biss had both "fought for childcare assistance, a $15 minimum wage, to expand healthcare, and to make millionaires pay their fair share."
- Chuck Jefferson aide Litesa Wallace tapped for seat in Illinois House
- Veeneman, Drew. "67th House District" (PDF). precinctmaps.com. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-11-08. Retrieved 2013-02-01.
- Moon, Audrey (2014-08-04). "Litesa Wallace takes oath of office for 67th District seat". WREX. Retrieved 2014-08-05.
- Vinicky, Amanda (8 September 2017). "Daniel Biss Replaces Ramirez-Rosa with Rep. Litesa Wallace". Chicago Tonight. WTTW. Retrieved 25 January 2018.
- "Biss picks Rep. Litesa Wallace as his new running mate". Illinois News Network. 8 September 2017. Retrieved 9 October 2017.