Longest Service (24 years or more):
Shelby M. Cullom
|Illinois Senators Who Served in Leadership Positions|
President Pro Tempore: David Davis
Party Conference Chairmen: Shelby Cullom, Scott W. Lucas
Majority and Minority Leaders: Everett M. Dirksen, Scott W. Lucas
Party Whips: J. Hamilton Lewis, Scott W. Lucas, Everett M. Dirksen; Richard Durbin
Standing Committee Chairs Since 1947:
|Illinois Senators Depicted on U.S. Postage Stamps|
|Everett M. Dirksen
|Illinois Citizens Honored in the Capitol's Art Collection|
Statuary: Frances E. Willard by Helen Farnsworth Mears, located in Statuary Hall; James Shields by Leonard Wells Volk, located in the Hall of Columns.
Paintings: Lincoln ordering the building of the dome to continue during the war, 1863, by Allyn Cox, located on the wall/ceiling of the east corridor, first floor, in the House wing of the Capitol.