The current president, Barack Obama, was the last US president from Illinois. Barack Obama was a senator from Illinois before becoming president.
The president of Illinois is the President of the United States of America, currently Barack Hussein Obama Jr.The highest official in the state of Illinois is the Governor of Illinois, Pat Quinn, Democrat.US Presidents born in IllinoisRonald Reagan, 40th US president, was born in Tampico, Illinois.
Barack Obama lived in Illinois before becoming president. He first became a senator of Illinois before president of the US.
President Ronald Reagan once lived in Dixon, Illinois when he was growing up.
Ronald Reagan's the only president born in Illinois.
Only one US president was born in Illinois and that was Ronald Reagan.
Ronald Reagan is the only U.S. President born in Illinois. He was born in Tampico, Illinois on February 6, 1911.
He was a Senator for Illinois.
Both Hawaii and Illinois claim Barack Obama as their "son". Hawaii because President Obama was born there and Illinois because President Obama was a resident and represented Illinois in the U.S. Senate before becoming elected as President.
Lincoln was living in Illinois when he was elected. Grant was living in Illinois when he got a commission in the Union army and had a house in Galena. He was a hero in the war and did not spend much time in Illinois between the time the war was over and his nomination as President, but one might say that he was elected from Illinois. Of course, our current President was a Illinois resident when he was elected President. Ronald Reagan, who was born in Illinois, left Illinois when he was young man, is the only other President with Illinois ties.
Yes, Barack Obama is the President of the United States, which includes Illinois. He lived in Illinois before moving into the White House and was a US Senator for that state before running for President.
The US president in 18o9 was James Madison for most of the year. Illinois was under his government.
President Lincoln grew up in Illinois.
Illinois was the state where he was elected Senator before he was elected President.Illinois.Barack Obama is one of two US Senators for the US State of Illinois.IllinoisPresident Obama was U.S. Senator of Illinois, Chicago. He began there as a State legislator. He was however not born and raised there.
Ronald Reagan spent his childhood in Illinois. He was born in Illinois, raised in Illinois, and later went to college in Illinois.
Lincoln was not born in but lived in Illinois when he became President.
Abraham Lincoln is buried in Springfield, Illinois.
No president of the US was born in Quincy, Illinois. There may have been some corporation presidents or college presidents or other president born there.
Ronald Reagan was the only President who grew up in Illinois.
At this date, 2010, the president is from Illinois and the vice president is from Delaware.
President Obama was the US senator from Illinois when he was elected President. Before that he was in the Illinois legislature and worked as a lawyer.
No president was born in Springfield, Illinois, although Abraham Lincoln once lived there, and was later buried there.
Adlai E. Stevenson is the only vice-president with Illinois ties. He is buried near his more famous great-grandson in Bloomington, Illinois.
President Ronald Reagan. He was born in Tampico Illinois in 1911.