Thanksgiving 2018

After this Thanksgiving weekend with so, so many challenges; climate change, wars, attacks on all that we hold dear; it is good to remember and appreciate what we do have. We can appreciate the results of our recent elections turning DuPage so much bluer than it has ever been exceeding…

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DuPage Count Secretly Acquired Antiquated, Cast-Off Voting Machines of the Dissolved Aurora Election Commission

ELECTION WATCHDOG JEAN KACZMAREK DISCOVERS 107 ADDITIONAL MACHINES FROM AURORA;  TWO USED AURORA MACHINES NOW AT GLEN ELLYN EARLY VOTING SITE GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn resident and 13-year election watchdog Jean Kaczmarek discovered that DuPage County secretly acquired an additional 107 antiquated, cast-off voting Diebold machines – this time…

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Candidate Profile Interview with the Daily Herald: Hadiya Afzal for DuPage County Board – District 4

DuPage County Board candidate

Why are you running for this office, whether for re-election or election for the first time? Is there a particular issue that motivates you? If so, what? This is my first time running for political office, and I’m motivated by my desire to give back to my community. I want…

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Candidate Profile Interview with the Daily Herald: Mary Fitzgerald Ozog for DuPage County Board – District 4

Democrat for DuPage County Board

Why are you running for this office, whether for re-election or election for the first time? Is there a particular issue that motivates you? If so, what? I am running for the DuPage County Board because I have always believed that government should help people. During my college internship on…

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DuPage clerk candidates don’t want to rush election commission merger

Both candidates for DuPage County clerk in the Nov. 6 election say they support plans to eliminate the county’s election commission and return its duties to the clerk’s office. But both Republican incumbent Paul Hinds of Villa Park and Democratic challenger Jean Kaczmarek of Glen Ellyn say they’d prefer to…

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Want to get involved? Lots of events coming up this week!

Upcoming Events

Candidate Forum Illinois State Elections When: Thu, September 27, 6pm – 9pm Where: Glenbard South H.S. Library, 23W200 Butterfield Rd, Glen Ellyn Doors open at 6:00 PM. 6:30 pm DuPage County Judge (2 seats), Meet & Greet with all 4 candidates (confirmed) including Jeffrey M. Jacobson, Karen M. Wilson, Linda…

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Interview by Lisle Township Democratic Organization: Lets start with smart Dawn DeSart…

Candidate for DuPage County Board

Dawn is running in District 5, our township’s largest district, covering portions of Naperville, Lisle, Woodridge, Warrenville and even parts of Aurora! Susan: What made you decide to take the step to run for the board? Dawn: Some of my friends in the various Democratic groups I’m involved in suggested…

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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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