Paul Ryan praises “strong conservative” Bob Dold

Take it from Paul Ryan: Bob Dold is a “strong conservative.” Rep. Paul Ryan added Rep. Bob Dold of Kenilworth to a list of his favorite GOP candidates running in 2016. Dold, who voted for the controversial Ryan budget, has a track record of voting with Republican leaders on key issues. Who are Ryan’s other keep reading…

Paul Ryan praises “strong conservative” Bob Dold

Take it from Paul Ryan: Bob Dold is a “strong conservative.” Rep. Paul Ryan added Rep. Bob Dold of Kenilworth to a list of his favorite GOP candidates running in 2016. Dold, who voted for the controversial Ryan budget, has a track record of voting with Republican leaders on key issues. Who are Ryan’s other keep reading…

Monthly Newsletter: A bright future for local Democrats, Contrasting the Republican Presidential candidates, and more

Tenth Dems April 2015 Newsletter Please follow the link to view our April newsletter as a pdf file: Tenth Dems Newsletter Apr. 2015 In this issue of Tenth News: Jacqueline Herrera Giron for 9th Ward Alderman: A Tireless Advocate for Waukegan Local Democrats Express Ambitions for a Bright Future Two Free Tenth Dems Events in keep reading…

Local Democrats Accepting Summer 2015 Internship Applications

Contact: Lauren Beth Gash or Ariel Sheffey Phone: (847) 266-VOTE (8683) Email: volunteers@tenthdems.org Deerfield — The Illinois Tenth Congressional District Democrats (Tenth Dems) is now accepting applications for its Summer 2015 Internship Program. The internship is a substantive program designed for high school, college and graduate students seeking an opportunity to become deeply engaged in keep reading…

Senate President Cullerton on Governor Rauner’s Cuts

On March 9, 2015, Illinois Senate President John Cullerton addressed the City Club of Chicago. His remarks concern the cuts proposed by Governor Bruce Rauner in his budget. The highlights of Cullerton’s speech are posted by the City Club of Chicago here.

King v. Burwell: The Latest Legal Assault on the Affordable Care Act

By Mark Rosenberg, M.D. Not content with serial votes to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA, aka Obamacare)—we count 67 votes to date—Republicans also have launched court cases intended to invalidate all or part of this landmark legislation.  King v. Burwell, the latest of these legal assaults on Obamacare, is scheduled for oral argument in keep reading…

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Paul Ryan praises “strong conservative” Bob Dold

Take it from Paul Ryan: Bob Dold is a “strong conservative.” Rep. Paul Ryan added Rep. Bob Dold of Kenilworth to a list of his favorite GOP candidates running in 2016. Dold, who voted for the controversial Ryan budget, has a track record of voting with Republican leaders on key issues. Who are Ryan’s other keep reading…

 Distributed Solar: The Best Renewable Energy

By Donnie R. Dann Several forms of “green” energy may do more harm than good. So what types of renewable energy are better? Is there a renewable energy source that is both wildlife-friendly and relatively low cost? Yes, there is: “distributed solar.” Current energy generation sources are primarily large-scale coal- and gas-fired power plants, massive keep reading…

Opportunity for High School Students

DePaul University Labor Center offers an intensive one-week union summer school program for high school students. This program, founded in 1948 serves as a resource center to students, labor activists, academics and community leaders seeking a deeper understanding of labor issues and economic justice. This forward thinking program is facilitated by Bob Breving, who in keep reading…