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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Besides Democrat Elizabeth Chaplin, DuPage County Board Agrees to Spend $260,000 on Lobbyists

DuPage County Board

DuPage County officials are defending the county’s use of lobbyists after awarding $260,000 in contracts to three firms. “We’re a county of nearly a million people,” county board Chairman Dan Cronin said. “What goes on in Springfield can either help us or hurt us. We must have somebody there watching…

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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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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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Meet the Candidate: Zahra Suratwala for DuPage County Board – District 1

DuPage County Board candidate

I’m Zahra Suratwala, a Democrat running for the DuPage County Board in District 1. I am a native-born Illinoisan, raised in Mount Prospect, and a resident of Elmhurst with my husband and two children for the past 11 years. I obtained my Masters of Arts degree in English Literature from…

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