April 16, 2014

Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez (D-Ill.)

  • District: 4th District, Chicago -- parts of northwest, lower West Side; Cicero
  • Residence: Chicago
  • Born: December 10, 1953; Chicago, Ill.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Soraida Arocho Gutierrez; two children
  • Education: Northeastern Illinois U., B.A. 1975 (liberal arts)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Chicago City Council, 1986-93; U.S. House, 1993-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1992 (11th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Judiciary (Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations; Immigration & Border Security); Select Intelligence (Terrorism, Human Intelligence, Analysis & Counterintelligence)
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State Information: 4th District, Chicago -- parts of northwest, lower West Side; Cicero

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Luis Gutierrez (D) 133,226 83%
Hector Concepcion (R) 27,279 17%
Ymelda Viramontes (WRI) 4  
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 81% Mitt Romney: 17%
2008 Barack Obama: 81% John McCain: 18%