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About Our Office 


The Office of the Governor

The Illinois Constitution, Article V, Section 8, states that "The Governor shall have the supreme executive power, and shall be responsible for the faithful execution of the laws." The purpose of the Office is to ensure proper execution of the laws in Illinois.

Total Amount of Operating Budget

For Fiscal Year 2014, the total amount appropriated to the Office of the Governor is $5,521,100.00

Number of full and part-time employees

Currently, the Office of the Governor employs 99 full time employees.

Location of Offices

Chicago Office

JRTC, 100 West Randolph
Suite 16-100
Chicago, IL 60601

Springfield Office

207 Statehouse
Springfield, IL 62706

Boards, commissions, councils that service in an advisory role to the Governor