GPAD Fundraiser is Sunday, Oct. 8, 2-4 p.m.!! We're getting ready for an election on JUSTICE!! Make sure you sign up!

Here is your chance to hear from the next Cook County State's Attorney Clayton Harris III, and Supreme Court Justice Joy Cunningham, and Hon. Mariyana Spyropoulos, candidate for Clerk of the Court! We're giving a sneak preview of next year's election, which will be about JUSTICE. Sign up here:

Cook County Democratic Party Slate for 2024 Primary

U.S. President and Vice President: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

Cook County State's Attorney: Clayton Harris

Clerk of the Circuit Court: Mariyana Spyropoulos

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, 6-year term, choose three:

Kari Steele

Marcelino Garcia

Daniel Pogorzelski

MWRD, 2-year term: Precious Brady-Davis

Illinois Supreme Court: Joy Cunningham

Appellate Court

Mary L. Mikva

Cynthia Y. Cobbs

Celia Gamrath

Carl A. Walker

1st Alternate: Judith Rice

2nd Alternate: William Sullivan

3rd Alternate: Leonard Murray

Circuit Court

Neil Cohen

Arlene Coleman-Romeo

Debjani Desai

Deidre Dyer

Corinne Heggie

Sarah Johnson

James Murphy-Aguilu

Chloe Pedersen

Ed Underhill

Jennifer Callahan

Circuit Court Alternates

1st Alternate: Pablo DeCastro

2nd Alternate: Yolanda Sayre

3rd Alternate: Steve McKenzie

4th Alternate: Andrea Belard

5th Alternate: Loveleen Ahuja

6th Alternate: Ava George Stewart

7th Alternate: Kevin Ochalla

8th Alternate: Antara Nath Rivera

9th Alternate: Risa Lanier

10th Alternate: Laura Lopez


Help Democratic Candidates! Plan to Sign Candidates' Ballots on Sept. 9th, Sept. 10th, Sept. 16th, or Sept. 30th!in September!

An important part of a democracy is regular people stepping forward to serve the rest of us by running for public office. Here in Illinois, these folks need to collect signatures from voters to show they have enough support to be placed on the ballot. You can help! Sign up here for an appointment to sign petitions. By signing up in advance, you are helping us double check that we are collecting verified signatures of voters. (Drop-ins are welcome, but may have a wait while we verify your address.)

Choose from one of these four dates:

Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m. to noon, at GPAD Offices, 1310 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights

Sunday, Sept. 10, 1 to 3 p.m. at GPAD Offices, 1310 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights

Saturday, Sept. 16, 10 a.m. to noon at GPAD Offices, 1310 W. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights

Saturday, Sept. 30, noon to 2 p.m. at the home of a GPAD volunteer. We'll email you the address after you sign up.

Please sign up here for your appointment to protect democracy!

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