Sangria Tasting, Candidate Meet & Greet, and More Upcoming Events

Ashley Selmon and Zahra Suratwala

We’ve got lots of opportunities for you to meet candidates and get involved with the Democratic Party of DuPage coming up this week… County Board District 1 Candidate Meet and Greet: Ashley Selmon and Zahra Suratwala When: Mon, July 23, 6:30pm – 8:00pm Where: Brewpoint Coffee Workshop & Roastery, 617…

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The Race in the 6th Congressional District

To the Editor: Anyone who watches the Republicans will understand the need for Constitutional checks and balance as intended by the drafters. Right now, the President controls all three branches of government and the Republicans in Congress, with one or two exceptions, don’t have the fortitude to stand up to…

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Meet the Candidate: Judge Linda Davenport for Circuit Court

DuPage County Circuit Court candidate

Since 2006, Judge Linda E. Davenport has served DuPage County as an Associate Judge, tirelessly committed to the cause of justice. She has earned a reputation as a thoughtful jurist, always willing to provide impartial consideration and never shying from tough cases. Judge Davenport is a mentor to both attorneys…

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Get Involved! Upcoming Events This Week

July 9th Wayne Township Democrats Monthly Meeting 7:00pm – 8:30pm Bartlett Community Center, 700 S Bartlett Rd, Bartlett, IL 60103   July 10th Phone Bank for Casten- Downers Grove 5pm – 8pm 928 Warren Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515 Join a phone bank for the Sean Casten for Congress campaign.…

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Meet the Candidate: Lynn LaPlante for DuPage County Board Chairman

Lynn LaPlante is a candidate for Chairman of the DuPage County Board. She is a lifelong Democrat, a career musician, a community organizer and a wife and mother. She decided to run for office after learning that the incumbent Republic candidate planned on running un-opposed – an untenable proposition in…

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Sean Casten Speaks on Recent Supreme Court Janus Decision

Sean Casten, the Democratic Candidate for U.S. Representative in Illinois’ Sixth Congressional District, speaks out against the recent Supreme Court’s Janus decision. “This regrettable decision is yet another showing the current Supreme Court will consistently favor the interests of corporations over those of unions, individual workers, and families working to…

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Failure Fact Check: Rauner Touts “Important Priorities” He Decimated

Chicago, IL – As Rauner tries to take credit for a budget he had little role in crafting and signed three years too late, the Pritzker campaign will be holding him accountable and highlighting the damage his 736-day budget crisis has done to the state. Bruce Rauner is unironically touting “important priorities” included in…

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Casten Gives Roskam Failing Grade on Student Loan Debt

Sixth District Congressional candidate Sean Casten today ripped Rep. Peter Roskam for adding to the debt burden facing millions of college students and offered his own plan to make college more affordable for working families. “In today’s knowledge-based economy, a college education is the ticket to a good job and…

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Meet the Candidate: Gregory Whalen for DuPage County Sheriff

Greg Whalen lives in Clarendon Hills with his wife, Tiffany, 5 children and a variety of pets. Greg and his family have a passion for hockey and enjoy watching their 12 and 10-year olds play travel hockey with the Sabre’s Hockey Organization. In his free time, Greg enjoys spending time…

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