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May 3, 2017
MEETING NOTICE WEDNESDAY, May 10, 2017 7:30 p.m.-9:00p.m. Downers Grove Fire Department, 55th and Main Street, Downers Grove Program: Gun Violence (7:30pm):Guest Speaker from Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense Illinois Business Agenda (8:30 pm):Introductions -5minMinutes and Treasurer’s Report – 2minReport from DuPage County Democratic Party Executive Committee 2minChair Report-5min Committee Reports and Allied Organizations ...
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Several Action Teams have been formed to address issues of interest to our DGTDO Community. The following Action Teams welcome interested members: • Voter Registration• Voter Suppression• Visibility• Gun Violence The Campaign 101 Action Team will be scheduling sessions to help people learn about effective voter outreach and how individuals can plug in to ensure...
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2018 Starts Now The Republican penchant for failing voters continues to rise to new levels. Just when you think they have tried every trick in the book, they do something else that insults voters and actually causes harm to millions of people. The good news is that voters are uniting to resist the insanity! Yes,...
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By Maryann Vazquez, our on-the-spot marching reporter! Marches are becoming a national pastime during the first 100 days of the Trump Administration: large or small they are a daily occurrence, because in 2017 –  THIS IS WHAT DEMOCRACY LOOKS LIKE! Starting with the Women’s March on January 21st it has become almost impossible to keep...
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By Chris Hotchkin Memorial Day – Our first parade of the season will be the Westmont Memorial Day Parade held on Memorial Day, May 29 in the morning.  This patriotic parade honors our fallen heroes, and we will be marching with our special DGTDO banner that remembers PFC Gunnar Hotchkin. We will line up on...
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By Paul Farber We’re doing an analysis of the April 4, 2017 election results in Downers Grove Township.  Initially we looked at how our candidates did, and also how the Hinsdale High School Bond Proposition fared.  While none of our candidates for Township offices won, the data identifies the Precincts where the Democratic candidates did...
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By Kim Savage The Next Door website in the Willowbrook/Darien area started seeing posts in mid-March about a proposed gun range for Willowbrook although the urgency of the posts did not surface until after the April 5 Plan Commission meeting where a Special Use Permit was approved for recommendation to the Village Board. The original...
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