Daniel Lipinkski (son of William Oliver Lipinski),
is a Representative from Illinois. He was born in Chicago on July 15, 1966.
He received his B.S. from Northwestern University in 1988, his M.S. from Stanford University in 1989; and his Ph.D. from Duke University in 1998.
He was a professor at James Madison University Washington Program in Washington, D.C. in 2000, the University of Notre Dame from 2000-2001, the University of Tennessee from 2001-2004.
He served as a staffer to Representative George Sangmeister of Illinois from 1993-1994, Representative Jerry Costello of Illinois from 1995-1996, and Representative Rod Blagojevich of Illinois from 1999-2000.
He was elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Ninth and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2005-present).