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August 5, 2016
MEETING NOTICE WEDNESDAY, August 10, 2016 7:30 p.m. District 99 Administration Building, 6301 Springside, Downers Grove Business Agenda 7:30pm:Introductions – 5 minMinutes and Treasurer’s Report – 2 minReport from Democratic Party of DuPage County – 1 minChair Report – 5 minCampaign Updates – 18th Judicial Circuit Court, Jennifer Shilakis Wiesner – 5 min Committee Reports...
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What a couple weeks we have had! The momentum around Greg’s campaign continues to grow as people from all political backgrounds rally to his message of property tax relief, saying “No” to Springfield politicians who want to take dollars from our classrooms to bail out their mismanaged school districts, and his demand for a balanced...
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Last week, I took a road trip to Philadelphia. Being in the midst of the celebration as the first woman was nominated for President by a major political party was truly inspiring! From the opening gavel to the balloon drop, the Democrats made a strong case for electing Hillary Clinton as President of the United...
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By Chris Hotchkin Almost as strange as the Republican’s nomination of the xenophobic, conspiracy-theorist, entertainer Donald Trump, is the visceral hatred of the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton expressed with such venom at the Republican convention, hatred which seems to stem not so much from her statements or actions but the fact that she is who...
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Looking at the platforms adopted by our two major parties at their conventions, it’s hard to say you don’t have a clear choice this presidential election year – the Democratic and Republican platforms show a stark divide between the parties on both foreign and domestic issues. While the Democrats’ statement of principles encompassed many of...
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by Carla Feinkind Two weeks, two conventions and two visions of America courtesy of two very different political parties. If you watched the GOP convention you were either scared to death or motivated like hell to elect Democrats up and down the ballot in November or, hopefully, BOTH. Even Republican talking heads were shell-shocked and...
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