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MEETING NOTICEWEDNESDAY, February 10, 2016 7:30 p.m. Community High School District 99 Administration Building, 6301 Springside, Downers 2016 Brainstorm-a-palooza part II– 7:30 We will work on prioritizing the items that we generated in January. Candidate Updates – 8:50 Business Agenda – 9:00IntroductionsMinutes and Treasurer’s ReportReport from DuPage County Democratic Party Executive CommitteeChair ReportCommittee Reports and...
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MEETING NOTICEWEDNESDAY, January 13, 2015 7:30 p.m. Community High School District 99 Administration Building 6301 Springside DownersGrove 2016 Brainstorm-a-palooza – 7:30 Come put on your thinking caps for a power brainstorming session for getting Democrats engaged in the 2016 election cycle. Business Agenda – 8:50IntroductionsMinutes and Treasurer’s ReportReport from DuPage County Democratic Party Executive CommitteeChair...
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www.dgdemocrats.org dgdemocrats@gmail.com Illinois Governor Rauner: 217 782-0244 Senate President: 217 782-2728 House Speaker: 217 782- 5350 Washington White House: 202 456-1111 Switchboard to reach both houses of Congress: 202 224-3121 How to send letters to the editor: Generally letters are limited to 250 words. Make sure your subject line says “letter to the editor” when...
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By Linda Burke What is going on at College of DuPage? 8 facts You may not know about the manufactured crisis at College of DuPage. COD is the second largest institution of higher education in the state. It is a mainstay of opportunity for the middle class, offering a two-year associates degree, transfer to four-year colleges...
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2016 Election Calendar – March 15, 2016 Primary –it’s right around the corner!  Are you registered? 02/4/2016     First day for Vote by Mail applications to be mailed, Early Voting at the Election Commission Office in Wheaton. 02/16/2016     Regular Voter Registration closes. 02/17/2016     Grace Period Registration begins. 02/29/2016     First day for Early Voting outside the Election...
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By Greg Hosè As we move into 2016 we are focusing on getting the word out to as many new people as possible.  Since the weather isn’t the best for canvassing, we are looking for volunteers to host campaign coffees/listening parties and invite their friends and neighbors to meet me, hear about the campaign, and...
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By Mark Garrity It’s the end of the year so if you have the stomach for it let’s take a look back at Governor Rauner’s first year in office. As it stands now without a budget (that was due on July 1st) the state government is on track to spend about $6 billion more than it takes...
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By Carla FeinkindThe Republican Party is cynically using the rhetoric of hate and fear. Fear Muslim terrorists.  Bar ALL Muslims from entering our nation because they are coming to kill you. Republicans scream this even in the face of the largest humanitarian crisis since WW11.   Records of attacks on Muslims and Mosques (and even Sikhs...
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By Kim Savage I hope all of you enjoyed a peaceful and joyous holiday season. I know I did relish the lull in the hub-bub between the petition gathering season and the onset of the campaign. As I relaxed by the fire with a nice cup of hot chocolate on New Year’s Day, I thought...
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