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IDCCA President’s Message – September 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Why I will cast my vote for JB Pritzker I was elected President of the IDCCA in 2015 on a platform based on my personal commitment to take back the Governor’s office in 2018. I have worked tirelessly to achieve that goal. A year [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – August 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Don’t Miss Out! Democratic activists and progressive voters are leaving nothing to chance in the 2018 Election Cycle. Preparations started immediately following the 2016 General Election. We are now mobilizing to resist Donald Trump and Bruce Rauner. We are evaluating and retooling our message. [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – July 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Thank You! I am writing to ask each of you to reach out to those local state legislators that voted to end the budget standoff and thank them! The stalemate lasted far too long and inflicted far too much pain. Our state, like our [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – June 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats The Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association is organizing like you have never seen before and at a pace that is hard to keep up with! The energy is undeniable and it is contagious! In large numbers, people in every County are getting involved. Individuals [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – May 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats The Enemy Within! We are a little under a year until the Democratic Primary Election for Governor and you can see the momentum building up across our great state. Each of the candidates are attending forums, rallies, County Party events and media interviews. I [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – April 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats What Does the Democratic Party Stand For? I have heard what we as Democrats stand for summed up into one word before, for me that word is compassion. While simplistic, it’s spot-on. I know that I am wading into some very tricky territory when [...]

IDCCA President’s Message – March 2017

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats First Ever IDCCA Annual Party Builder Awards To Recognize / Honor Kevin Conlon and Clem Balanoff Party Building is what the IDCCA does and is all about. The first rule of politics is that politics is about inclusion. It is that lesson of inclusion [...]

IDCCA President’s Message

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Something great is happening! There is a new awaking of civil disobedience. Young and old are getting up off the couch to join the resistance and go out into the streets to show their dissatisfaction with the policies of the Trump administration. People are [...]

IDCCA President’s Message

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Are You Ready? Because 2017 is not an “Off Year” and Because 2018 is to Damn Important! The IDCCA has never been more ready! I recently went through all the stages of dealing with the grief of the General Election Presidential loss as the rest [...]

IDCCA President’s Message

IDCCA President’s Message by Doug House, IDCCA President @ILDCCA @RICoDemocrats Friends: I want to take a moment and wish you a Happy Holidays! We have been through a lot this year, and while the Presidential election did not turn out how we had hoped, we still have so much to be thankful for. From the [...]