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U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (MN) to be Guest Speaker at Annual Chairmen’s Brunch

For Immediate Release July 21, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats / IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (MN) to be Guest Speaker at Annual Chairmen’s Brunch Springfield, IL – On Thursday, August 17th, the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association will host their annual Chairmen’s Brunch. This event is the [...]

Democratic County Chair President Responds to Override of Governor’s Veto

For Immediate Release July 6, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats / IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Democratic County Chair President Responds to Override of Governor’s Veto   Illinois will finally be able to start fixing the problems created by Rauner Springfield, IL – On Thursday, July 6th, the Illinois House of Representatives [...]

While Democrats Work to End His Crisis, Rauner Attends Out-Of State Photo-Op

For Immediate Release June 26, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com While Democrats Work to End His Crisis, Rauner Attends Out-Of State Photo-Op Rauner to campaign in Iowa instead of meeting with legislative leaders in Springfield Springfield, IL – On Monday, June 26th, Governor Bruce Rauner is attending [...]

“Bipartisan” Governor Should Take His Own Advice and Follow Suit With His Peers

For Immediate Release June 21, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com  “Bipartisan” Governor Should Take His Own Advice and Follow Suit With His Peers IDCCA implores Governor Rauner to speak out in support of maintenance of Medicaid expansion, and oppose secretive Republican health care plans  Springfield, IL – [...]

Democratic Chairmen’s Association Statement Regarding Potential Road Construction Shutdown

For Immediate Release June 20, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com  Democratic Chairmen’s Association Statement Regarding Potential Road Construction Shutdown Rauner’s inability to compromise will create a public safety crisis and will affect 23,000 Middle Class jobs Springfield, IL – Last week the Illinois Department of Transportation issued [...]

Illinois House Republicans Failed Illinois, Will Governor Rauner?

For Immediate Release June 2, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Illinois House Republicans Failed Illinois, Will Governor Rauner? Following silence from IL Congressional GOP before Trump’s withdrawal from climate accord, IDCCA calls on Governor Rauner not to fail our state   Springfield, IL - Following President Trump’s [...]

Trump’s ‘Taxpayer First’ Budget Would Hit Illinois Middle Class the Hardest

For Immediate Release May 23, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Trump’s ‘Taxpayer First’ Budget Would Hit Illinois Middle Class the Hardest Illinois Congressional Republicans remain silent Springfield, IL – Yesterday, Donald Trump’s Administration released what Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney called the ‘Taxpayer First’ [...]

Democratic Chairmen’s Association Trains Nearly 100 Candidates

For Immediate Release May 22, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com  Democratic Chairmen’s Association Trains Nearly 100 Candidates Trump-Rauner Failures are Fuel to the Fire of Democratic Recruitment Efforts Springfield, IL – Today the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association (IDCCA) and the National Democratic Training Committee (NDTC, http://www.traindemocrats.org/) [...]

Doug House: Keep Your Pledge, Governor

For Immediate Release May 11, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com   Doug House: Keep Your Pledge, Governor Illinois' House and Senate vote to protect abortion rights, Rauner reverses pledge and vows veto Springfield, IL – Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association President Doug House released the following statement [...]

IDCCA Response to Illinois Congressional Republicans Repeal of the ACA

For Immediate Release May 4, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com IDCCA Response to Illinois Congressional Republicans Repeal of the ACA Springfield, IL – Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association President Doug House released the following statement in response to the Illinois Congressional Republicans repeal of the Affordable Care [...]