Gov.-Elect Pritzker, Lt. Gov.-Elect Stratton Announce Committee on Equality, Equity, and Opportunity

Illinois Governor transition

Governor-elect JB Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor-elect Juliana Stratton announced the formation and members of the transition’s Committee on Equality, Equity, and Opportunity. The committee is the fourth of several working groups of the transition made up of subject-matter experts who will advise and guide the incoming Pritzker-Stratton administration. The Committee…

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Want to Get Involved? Upcoming Canvassing & Phone Bank Events

Want to help the Democrats turn DuPage County blue in November? Get involved! Here are a list of upcoming canvassing and phone banks events for the next week…   Phone Bank for Casten (Downers Grove) May 17th 5-8 PM May  22nd 5-8 PM May 24th 5-8 PM Where: 928 Warren…

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Wayne Township Democrats Share their Human Rights Day message with Us

A Hello from the Wayne Township Democrats, Today is Human Rights Day. Here are just a few organizations that can help you support Human Rights today and every day: Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org Global Rights http://www.globalrights.org Human Rights Watch https://www.hrw.org/ Human Rights Campaign http://www.hrc.org/

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Evan McMullins Guide to Pushing Back on Trump in 10 steps

When asked what the average American can do, Evan McMullin has this to say: If Trump governs as an authoritarian like he has promised, it will be critical that Americans do the following 10 things: 1. Read and learn the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.…

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So there’s this: They counted the number of women and people of color…

http://fusion.net/story/330193/dnc-rnc-women-people-of-color-numbers/ By Collier Meyerson The Democratic National Convention is mimicking last week’s Republican National Convention in certain ways. Like the schedule: speech, speech, speech, performance, speech speech. And also the sartorial choices of convention goers: weird hats, signs, American flag paraphernalia. But that’s about as far similarities go. From the…

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