November Tenth News: Scarier Than Halloween

  Tenth Dems November Newsletter Please follow the link to view our November newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/201411NL.pdf In this issue of Tenth News: Congress Watch: Make Your Voice Heard and VOTE! Boo! A Time to Stand  Illinois’ Economic Comeback Under Pat Quinn: The Facts Former Gov. Mike Huckabee – One of the Last keep reading…

November Tenth News: Scarier Than Halloween

  Tenth Dems November Newsletter Please follow the link to view our November newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/201411NL.pdf In this issue of Tenth News: Congress Watch: Make Your Voice Heard and VOTE! Boo! A Time to Stand  Illinois’ Economic Comeback Under Pat Quinn: The Facts Former Gov. Mike Huckabee – One of the Last keep reading…

2014 Democratic Candidates

Election Day: November 4, 2014 (YOU MAY TAKE THIS GUIDE INTO THE VOTING BOOTH WITH YOU.) Click here for a printable PDF version. FEDERAL: • Richard J. Durbin…………..……U.S. Senator • Brad Schneider……………….….Representative in Congress, 10th Congressional District STATEWIDE: • Pat Quinn & Paul Vallas………..Governor/Lt. Governor • Lisa Madigan………………..……Attorney General • Michael Frerichs………..….……Treasurer • Jesse White………………………Secretary keep reading…

I’m Thinking of a Number

By Mark Rosenberg, M.D., Dean, Tenth Dems University There are only 28 days until the November 4th elections. That number – 28 – is significant for another reason: it’s also the number of times former Republican congressman Bob Dold voted to repeal or dismantle the Affordable Care Act. As a pediatrician, I diagnose health problems keep reading…

October Newsletter – Thinking of voting for Rauner? Think again.

Tenth Dems October Newsletter Please follow the link to view our October newsletter as a pdf file: http://www.tenthdems.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/201410NL.pdf Also, please go to www.tenthdems.org to find individual articles from this issues of Tenth News that you can share. In this issue of Tenth News: Thinking About Voting for Bruce Rauner? Think Again A Mother Votes for keep reading…

A Mother Votes for Quinn

by Eleonora di Liscia You can also find this essay – and many other essays and stories – in the October issue of the Tenth News. In September, my husband and I brought our teenage daughter to college, launching her into a new phase of her life brimming with both promise and, yes, fear. Promise keep reading…

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2014 Democratic Candidates

Election Day: November 4, 2014 (YOU MAY TAKE THIS GUIDE INTO THE VOTING BOOTH WITH YOU.) Click here for a printable PDF version. FEDERAL: • Richard J. Durbin…………..……U.S. Senator • Brad Schneider……………….….Representative in Congress, 10th Congressional District STATEWIDE: • Pat Quinn & Paul Vallas………..Governor/Lt. Governor • Lisa Madigan………………..……Attorney General • Michael Frerichs………..….……Treasurer • Jesse White………………………Secretary keep reading…

The Impossiblility of Leslie Munger’s Economics

I keep getting these flyers from Munger and Rauner with lovely, but impossible promises. They promise to lower taxes, but accuse their Democratic opponents of bankrupting the state. OK, so if Illinois is bankrupt, and no question we have a serious pension and debt problem, caused, I might point out by both parties over the keep reading…

A Good Neighbor with a Storied Legacy

By Lindy Mika If you’ve lived in Lake County long, it’s probably a safe bet you know the name Terry Link. It’s likely you’ve actually met Terry, who’s been a resident of the district his entire life. Perhaps he was knocking on doors in your neighborhood or stopped by a community event in your area. keep reading…