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IDCCA Response to 10 leading healthcare groups opposing the AHCA

For Immediate Release May 1, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com   IDCCA Response to 10 leading healthcare groups opposing the AHCA Springfield, IL - On Monday, May 1st, ten of the leading healthcare groups in America released a statement opposing the American Health Care Act (http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/leading-patient-advocacy-groups-stand-together-to-oppose-american-health-care-act-300448714.html). Illinois [...]

Rauner and Proft return to Quad Cities to highlight Administration failures

For Immediate Release April 27, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com   Rauner and Proft return to Quad Cities to highlight Administration failures Rauner pandering for votes while Illinois sinks Springfield, IL - On Saturday, April 29th, Governor Bruce Rauner and talk show host Dan Proft will return [...]

Rauner Shows His True Colors in Comments to Business Leaders in Quad Cities

For Immediate Release April 18, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Rauner Shows His True Colors in Comments to Business Leaders in Quad Cities Rauner says AFSCME Members won’t be missed if they choose to strike Springfield, IL - On Monday, April 17th, Governor Bruce Rauner continued his [...]

Against Proft and Rauner’s Millions, Democrats Make Historic Gains

For Immediate Release April 5, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Against Proft and Rauner's Millions, Democrats Make Historic Gains Big Republican outside money wasn't enough to stop Democratic victories Springfield, IL - Across Illinois, Democrats made unprecedented gains against outsized Republican spending and influence in local races. [...]

Rauner, IL GOP Continue to Distract Voters from Series of Failures

For Immediate Release March 30, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Rauner, IL GOP Continue to Distract Voters from Series of Failures Rauner and GOP pursue non-existent claims of financial recklessness against State Comptroller’s used car, despite signs of hypocrisy and misdirection Springfield, IL – The Bruce Rauner-funded [...]

Congressman Roskam’s efforts to repeal ACA

For Immediate Release March 29, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association President Doug House statement on Congressman Roskam’s effots to repeal ACA Roskam’s double – down on repeal of the ACA will leave more than 700,000 families without affordable coverage they need Springfield, [...]

Dem Chairmen to honor Conlon and Balanoff with Dem Party Builder Award at Annual Chicago Reception

For Immediate Release March 16, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Democratic County Chairmen to honor Conlon and Balanoff with Democratic Party Builder Award at Annual Chicago Reception Springfield, IL – On Thursday, March 16th, the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association will host their second annual Chicago Reception. [...]

What will Rauner do to protect Illinois healthcare?

For Immediate Release March 7, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com What will Rauner do to protect Illinois healthcare? GOP releases healthcare bill and many questions remain unanswered Springfield, IL – Doug House, Chairman of the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen's Association, released the following statement regarding Bruce Rauner's [...]

Dem County Chairmen’s Association Statement regarding Governor’s budget failures

For Immediate Release March 2, 2017 Media Advisory Contact: Dan Kovats, IDCCA Executive Director (773) 351-7818 / dankovats@gmail.com Dem County Chairmen’s Association Statement regarding Governor’s budget failures Springfield, IL – Doug House, President of the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association, released the following statement in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s continued failure to do his [...]