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Member of the House of Representatives

Cardiss COLLINS, Member of the House of Representatives. Lawndale Youth Commission; NAACP, Greater Lawndale Conservative Commission.

Background

COLLINS, Cardiss was born on September 24, 1924 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America.

Education

Northwest University, 1967.

Career

Committeewoman, Chicago 24th Ward Regular Democrat Organisation. Member, House of Reps, for 7th District, Illinois, since 1973. Member, Government Operations, Energy and Commerce Committees.

Delegate. Democrat National Convention, 1976. Chairwoman, Congress Black Caucus. Professional career: stenographer, Illinois Dept, of Labour.

Secretary, Accountant and Revenue Auditor, Illinois Dept, of Revenue.

Religion

Baptist.

Membership

Lawndale Youth Commission. NAACP, Greater Lawndale Conservative Commission.