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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Meet the Candidate – Jeffrey M. Jacobson For DuPage Judge

Candidate for DuPage Judge

My philosphy I am a Democrat that cares about others.  When President Trump banned those from other countries because of their religion, my office was there giving free legal advice to help those desperate to enter our country. When I was in the AFCSME union, I was not happy just…

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Meet the Candidate – Elizabeth (Liz) Chaplin for DuPage County Board – District 2

Liz Chaplin’s political involvement began on a summer day in 2001. As she watched her three children play in their wading pool, she wondered whether the water could have been tainted by a spill of hazardous chemicals at the Lockformer Co. in Lisle. When a test of the family’s well…

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Meet the Candidate: Ashley Selmon for DuPage County Board – District 1

Ashley grew up in Wheaton, IL and has lived in DuPage county for most of her life. She currently lives in Elmhurst, IL. For the last 5 years, she has worked in non-profits. Ashley attended and graduated from Wheaton public schools. In high school, she was a member of the…

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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: Jean Kaczmarek for DuPage County Clerk

The daughter of a Korean War vet, Jean Kaczmarek was raised in a blue-collar family in the Midwest. The values of hard work, common sense, fairness and justice follow her every day. She graduated from Western Illinois University and had a career in communications. Jean is a 26-year property tax…

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