Interview by Lisle Township Democratic Organization: Meet Savvy Sheila Rutledge, DuPage County Board – District 6

DuPage County Board - District 6 Democratic Candidate

What made you decide to take the courageous step to run for the board? I had considered moving into a bigger role after being elected PC for my second term. I thank Dupage Democrats for recognizing something in me I hadn’t and they are the ones who approached me to…

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Who are the DuPage County Democratic Candidates on Your Ballot in November 2018?

The Democratic Party of DuPage County

The Democratic Party of Milton Township put together this guide for voters that documents the job these Democratic county candidates are seeking and then asked them to tell why they are the best candidate for those jobs.   Office: DuPage County Board Chairman The County Board Chair: Serves as the chief…

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Interview by Lisle Township Democratic Organization: Meet Compassionate Erica Green, DuPage County Board District 6

Candidate for DuPage County Board - District 6

Meet Compassionate Erica Green, DuPage County Board District 6 I am a practicing health provider. Day after day, I see so many gaps in the healthcare delivery system. My patients try to make positive steps forward but I think it will take policy changes to bring the optimal community wellness…

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Interview by Lisle Township Democratic Organization: Meet Attorney AND Advocate, Sadia Covert, County Board Candidate for District 5

DuPage County Boad Candidate

Meet Sadia Covert, Candidate in County Board 5. Her message to our fellow Democrats and people who lean Democrat is to please vote Democrat all the way down the ballot. All of us Democrats must be united and strong because this is our chance to make a positive change this…

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Urgent alert: Save Waterfall Glen and Support our Forest Preserve Candidates, Irfan Ibrahim and Dan Hebreard

By Lisle Township Democratic Organization Action Alert: Darien to allow giant warehouse to be built bordering Waterfall Glen. Irfan Ibrahim started this petition to City of Darien Mayor Kathleen Weaver, please sign by clicking on that link. Here, in the midst of our precious DuPage Forest Preserves is a classic, and unnecessary,…

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Meet the Candidate: Irfan Ibrahim for DuPage County Forest Preserve Commissioner of District 3

My name is Irfan Ibrahim. I live in DuPage County (Hinsdale) with my wife, Dr. Nafisa Ibrahim, my son (8yrs old) and daughter (4yrs old). For the past 12 years, I have planted my roots with friends and family members all across Chicagoland. I have been fortunate enough to live…

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Rauner Drags His Feet While Immigrant Communities are Under Attack

Time and again, Bruce Rauner has failed Illinois’ immigrant communities, cowering to Donald Trump’s hateful policies and acting as his silent partner in Springfield. As bills protecting the 1.8 million immigrants in Illinois sit on Rauner’s desk, the Pritzker campaign will highlight how this governor has failed immigrants across our state.…

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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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DuPage County Public Transportation

public transportation

A good public transportation system benefits nearly all aspects of society. It creates jobs, increases home values, and allows commuters to travel easily and inexpensively. The American Public Transportation Association reported in 2017 that a household can save nearly $10,000 by taking public transportation and having one less car. Additionally,…

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