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About Dan Kovats

Dan has been involved in campaigns for the last 10 years starting out in organizing and grassroots efforts, which are the lifeblood of the Democratic Party. During his last campaign he served as Campaign Manager to Rianne Hawkins for Springfield City Clerk and prior to that, Dan was the Downstate Regional Field Director for US Senator Dick Durbin’s reelection campaign. Dan also served for 11 months as an Outreach Assistant to State Treasurer Michael Frerichs.

Dem Chairmen Blast Gov. Glass House spends $54 K in taxpayer money spent on luxury Rauner Ride SUV

For Immediate Release February 23, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Dem Chairmen Blast Gov. Glass House spends $54 K in taxpayer money spent on luxury Rauner Ride SUV Money was supposed to go for State Troopers Springfield, IL – Days after the Bruce Rauner-funded Republican Party attacked [...]

Democratic County Chairmen’s Association Statement on Governor Rauner Budget Address

For Immediate Release February 15, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Democratic County Chairmen’s Association Statement on Governor Rauner Budget Address Springfield, IL – Doug House, President of the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association, released the following statement in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s third budget address before [...]

ILBCF Announces 2017 Legislative Research Fellows

ILBCF Announces 2017 Legislative Research Fellows by Larry Luster, Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation Executive Director, @ilbcfoundation The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation is proud to announce its inaugural class of legislative research fellows. Fellows were selected from a large pool of talented applicants that were, after much deliberation, narrowed down to four recipients. [...]

Why am I Marching?

Why am I Marching? Monthly thoughts from individuals who attended the Women’s March on Washington in January By Diana Carlile When I was in high school, I started working at Illinois Bell in Springfield through a co – op program. I am proud to say that it turned into a 33-year career. When I [...]

Investing in Illinois

Investing in Illinois Serving as Treasurer of Illinois, I remain humbled by the various ways we help our families.  Our office provides the financial tools for Illinoisans to invest in themselves by making college and trade school more affordable, fighting for consumers, and returning valuables and hard-earned money back to families. Some Illinois families [...]

IDCCA Straw Poll Results

Illinois Democratic County Chairmen Release Straw Poll Results for Governor’s Race Tremendous Response Demonstrates Democrats Eager to Take on Rauner Last month the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association (IDCCA) announced the results of their online straw poll conducted from Monday January 23rd to midnight on Sunday January 29th.  The poll asked respondents to select [...]

Illinois Democratic County Chairmen Release Straw Poll Results for Governor’s Race

For Immediate Release January 30, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Interview Requests Tom Bowen 312-970-9302 / tom@newchicagollc.com Illinois Democratic County Chairmen Release Straw Poll Results for Governor’s Race Tremendous Response Demonstrates Democrats Eager to Take on Rauner Springfield, IL – Today the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association [...]