Upcoming Parades and Events

Rolling Meadows Memorial Day Parade Saturday, May 27th – 11 am to noon Meet at southwest corner of Kirchoff Road and Meadow Drive at 10:30 Join GPAD and Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi for the Rolling Meadows parade. This is always a high point of our parade season. it’s a short parade, easy to walk. We always get a great […]

98th Annual Arlington Heights Memorial Day Parade

Please join the Congresswoman Jan and Congressman Raja with the Wheeling Township Democrats marching in the 98th Arlington Heights Memorial Day Parade. Wheeling Township Democrats position #39 – 3 blocks EAST of Station #1                                    Parade steps off at 9:30AM

Support Cook County’s $13 Minimum Wage

Sundays 4pm to 6pm through June GPAD Headquarters 1310 West Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights A new Cook County ordinance increases the minimum wage to $13 over 3 years. Some suburban Mayors and Boards of Trustees are seeking to opt out of the minimum wage. They need to hear from residents and businesses who support paying a livable wage. Join […]

The Comeback Illinois Agenda

Our state is falling apart, but our state government is paralyzed by partisan bickering instead of solving problems. Things are working just fine for the wealthy and powerful special interests, but the rest of us are left behind. It’s time for a comeback. We have a real plan to put people above special interests, to […]

Help Immigrants in Our Community

HELP IMMIGRANTS IN OUR COMMUNITIES NOW February 24, 2017 Dear friends, In more than 20 years working with marginalized immigrants I’ve never been as concerned as I am now.  Things are headed in a dangerous direction and I’m disheartened by the toll this wave of discrimination and hate is taking on our communities. It’s easy […]

Nekritz comments on State of the State

See Elaine Nekritz on Dem Talk Page

State Senator Morrison’s legislative update

See details in Dem Talk