Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee

DLCC Secretary

DLCC Secretary

Deputy House Majority Leader Lou Lang, Illinois

Representative Lang, who currently serves as a Deputy Majority Leader in the House, has fought for economic development, working families, civil rights, and health care and Medicaid reform throughout his time in the legislature. In 2009, Lang sponsored a six-year, $32 billion construction program to fix roads, bridges, and schools across Illinois.

Over the years, Representative Lang has received numerous awards and recognition for his work. He was named "Legislator of the Year" by the Illinois Hospital Association, the Illinois Council on Senior Citizens, the Service Employees Union and the Illinois Public Action Council.