Dave Koehler has established himself as a dynamic leader in Illinois. Before serving in the state legislature, Dave worked on behalf of migrant workers and labor unions across his state, fighting for better working conditions alongside Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers Union. Since being elected, he has used his unique ability to bring people together as a force for good. Dave is a necessary voice for progress in the legislature.
- A longtime advocate for workers’ rights who has fought to raise wages and ensure safe working conditions in and out of the state legislature
- Committed to addressing inequalities exacerbated by COVID-19; currently leading efforts to support small businesses, help farmers, and improve students’ access to digital technology
- Has worked tirelessly to expand health care coverage and protect people with pre-existing conditions