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Rep. Mike Bost (R-IL)

Representative for Illinois, Republican, IL-12

Mike Bost


Home town: Murphysboro
Born: December 30, 1960
Born in: Murphysboro, IL
Occupation: Beauty Salon Owner, Firefighter
Military service: USMC, 1979-82
Religion: Southern Baptist
Marital status: M
Spouse: Tracy
Previous political experience: Jackson Co. Board, 1984-88; Murphysboro Treasurer, 1989-92; Murphysboro Township Board of Trustees, 1993-95; IL House, 1995-2015; US House, 2015-present
Elected in year: 2014
Next election in year: 2018
Family: 3 children
Education: Univ. of IL Certified Firefighter II Academy, 1993
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Facebook Address: RepBost



  • Conservation and Forestry
  • General Farm Commodities and Risk Management

Transportation and Infrastructure

  • Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
  • Highways and Transit
  • Water Resources and Environment

Veterans' Affairs

  • Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
  • Oversight and Investigations


Washington, D.C. Office:

1440 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-1312
Phone: 202-225-5661
Fax: (202) 225-0285

Belleville Office:

23 Public Square, Suite 404
Belleville, IL 62220
Phone: 618-233-8026
Fax: (618) 233-8765

Carbondale Office:

300 East Main Street, Suite 4
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-457-5787
Fax: (618) 457-2990

Mt. Vernon Office:

1100 Main Street
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-513-5294

Alton Office:

101 East Third Street
Alton, IL 62002
Phone: 618-233-8026
Fax: (618) 233-8765

Granite City Office:

2000 Edison Avenue
Granite City, IL 62040
Phone: 618-233-8026
Fax: (618) 233-8765