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22 08, 2018

Illinois Democrats in every corner of the state


Last week, at the annual Illinois Democratic County Chairs’ association brunch, over three-thousand Democrats gathered in Springfield to kickoff the campaign season. After hearing from Illinois’ Democratic party leaders including, Senate President John Cullerton, Sen. Dick Durbin, and candidates for governor and lieutenant governor, JB Pritzker and Juliana Stratton, the [...]

18 07, 2018

Nancy Zettler: People Over Profits


In her campaign for state senate, Nancy Zettler often talks about standing up to large corporations who value profits over people. But for Nancy, this isn’t just another talking point. Since the day she graduated law school, she literally took on some of the biggest corporations. Nancy recalls the 1982 [...]

9 07, 2018

Julie Morrison: A Career of Advocating for Children


Julie Morrison has been an advocate for children and families her entire career. Prior to being elected to the Illinois Senate in 2012, Julie was on the advisory council for the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services where she worked to reform the department and advocate for the welfare [...]