August Newsletter: Dold and the Confederate Flag (p. 2), and much more …

Tenth Dems August Newsletter Please follow the link to view our August newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/newsletters/1508_nl.pdf In this issue of Tenth News: Life is a Gift Behind the Scenes at Tenth Dems: Young People at Work for a Better World Congress Watch: Bob Dold Fails to Rise to the Historic Moment Compassion Is keep reading…

August Newsletter: Dold and the Confederate Flag (p. 2), and much more …

Tenth Dems August Newsletter Please follow the link to view our August newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/newsletters/1508_nl.pdf In this issue of Tenth News: Life is a Gift Behind the Scenes at Tenth Dems: Young People at Work for a Better World Congress Watch: Bob Dold Fails to Rise to the Historic Moment Compassion Is keep reading…

Rauner “The Blunderer”

Newly-elected Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has been flexing his muscles.  He is refusing to negotiate budget issues with General Assembly Democrats unless they also make major concessions on his non-budget economic and social agenda. Although potential government shut-downs are nothing to sing about, Rauner’s style of governing does lend itself to doggerel.  So feel free keep reading…

Tenth Dems Officially Opens Grayslake Office; Treasurer Mike Frerichs Keynotes

By Laurence Schiller It seemed appropriate that on the 71st anniversary of the Allied invasion of Normandy Tenth Dems opened its third office in the 10th Congressional District.  At the dedication in Grayslake on June 6, speakers reminded a packed house that the ideals that the New Deal generation fought for in World War II keep reading…

July Newsletter: Mark Kirk Meets a Live Mic, and More …

Tenth Dems July Newsletter Please follow the link to view our July newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/201507NL.pdf   In this issue of Tenth News: Tenth Dems Officially Opens Grayslake Office; Treasurer Mike Frerichs Keynotes What Kind of Man Thinks That Way? Senator Lindsey Graham – A Lightning Rod for GOP Hypocrisy The Wages of keep reading…

Reports on Upcoming and Recent Events, Political Analysis, and More …

  Tenth Dems June Newsletter Please follow the link to view our June newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/201506NL.pdf   In this issue of Tenth News: Sen. Julie Morrison Sponsors Sensible Gun Legislation Tenth Dems Prize for Prose Leads to Recognition by Labor Group Congress Watch: Kirk and Dold: What They Say Is Not Always keep reading…

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Rauner “The Blunderer”

Newly-elected Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has been flexing his muscles.  He is refusing to negotiate budget issues with General Assembly Democrats unless they also make major concessions on his non-budget economic and social agenda. Although potential government shut-downs are nothing to sing about, Rauner’s style of governing does lend itself to doggerel.  So feel free keep reading…

Sharon Sanders Named Dean of TDU

We are pleased to announce that Sharon Sanders of Northbrook has been named Dean of Tenth Dems University (TDU). This program’s free courses and events offer a chance to become a more-informed voter as well as a more active and effective political volunteer. They also teach skills that political candidates can use.  Sharon Sanders has keep reading…

Community Partners for Affordable Housing Celebrates Community

By Amy Rosenfeld Kaufman Supporters came out in full force to “Celebrate Community” with Community Partners for Affordable Housing (CPAH) at a sold out event on April 23. The overwhelming support for CPAH and affordable housing was evident as CPAH resident Laurence Marks, a single father of four, told his compelling story of a family tragedy that turned his stable keep reading…