Candidate Profile from Congressional Quarterly
Laurel Lunt Prussing (D) of Urbana
- Born: February 21, 1941, New York, N.Y.
- Education: Wellesley College, B.A.,
1962; Boston U., M.A., 1964; U. of Illinois, attended,
- Military Service: None.
- Occupation: Economist.
- Family: Husband, John; three children.
- Religion: Protestant.
- Political Career: Champaign
County Board, 1972-76; Champaign County auditor,
1976-92; Ill. House, 1993-95; defeated for
reelection to Ill. House, 1994.