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Kwame Raoul is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 13th district since his appointment to fill the seat vacated by Barack Obama in 2004. He is the chair of the Illinois Senate's Redistricting Committee and the Senate's Pension & Investments Committee.

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Member of the Illinois Senate
from the 13th district
Assumed office
November 6, 2004 (2004-November-06)
Preceded by Barack Obama
Personal details
Born (1964-09-30) September 30, 1964 (age 52)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Nationality American, Haitian
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Kali Raoul
Residence Hyde Park, Chicago
Alma mater DePaul University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Profession Attorney
Religion United Church of Christ

Kwame Raoul (born September 30, 1964) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 13th district since his appointment to fill the seat vacated by Barack Obama in 2004. He is the chair of the Illinois Senate's Redistricting Committee and the Senate's Pension & Investments Committee.

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