On Thursday, August 15th, the Cook County Young Dems elected a new executive board, followed by a celebratory fundraiser. The new board will consist of the following: Chakena D. Sims - Chair Dedrick Rents - Executive Vice Chair Nicole Lynch Stevens - City Vice Chair Christopher Ryan Crisanti - West Suburban Vice Chair (second term) … Continue reading Cook County Young Dems Elect New Executive Board
Background The concept of home rule was first adopted in Article VII, Section 6 of the Illinois Constitution of 1970 to give units of local government greater power to pursue, implement, and administer its own policy initiatives, rather than the intervention of the state’s interests and power. Specifically, it allows municipalities of populations greater than … Continue reading What is Home Rule?
Below is a list of endorsements from The Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times. This list will be updated as the papers continue to make endorsements this election cycle. The Chicago Tribune For a comprehensive list of the Trib's endorsements, click here. Congressional Endorsements 2nd District Democratic Primary - Robin Kelly 3rd District Democratic Primary - … Continue reading March 20th Primary: Newspaper Endorsements
On Feb 19th, 2018, the Organization hosted a candidate forum for Illinois House District 24, featuring Robert Reyes (challenger) and State Representative Lisa Hernandez (Incumbent). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EmHfxO6pbg&t= Media Coverage Riverside - Brookfield Landmark Online Desplaines Valley News Online Print
Riverside-Brookfield Landmark interviews founder Christopher Ryan Crisanti.