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 […]

Jan Schakowsky Town Hall

The People’s Summit with Sen. Bernie Sanders

When: Friday, June 9, 2017 McCormick Place, Chicago People’s Summit 2.0.   A gathering of several thousand progressive activists with the theme, “Beyond Resistance: A People’s Movement for a Just World.”  Keynote speaker: Senator Bernie Sanders.  The event continues through Sunday, June 11. For additional information or to register online, visit the People’s Summit website.

Brad Schneider Hosts Earth Day Climate Change Panel

When: Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 1:00 – 2:00pm.  Doors open at 12:30pm Where: Chicago Botanic Garden, Alsdorf Auditorium, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe What: Celebrate Earth Day at a panel discussion on global climate change hosted by Congressman Brad Schneider.  Panelists include: Donald Wuebbles, University of Illinois; Tom Skilling, WGN-TV; Elisabeth Moyer, Energy Policy Institute, […]

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 […]

Workshop on Federal Budget in Lake Forest

Please call Congressman Schneider’s Lincolnshire office with any questions at 847-383-4870 What:  Congressman Brad Schneider hosts a Federal Budget Workshop with The Concord Coalition When:             Monday, April 17, 2017  6:00 – 8:00 PM – Doors open at 5:30 PM Where:           Lake Forest College, 555 N Sheridan Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045 Who:               Any resident […]

04/15/201710:00: Trump Tax March

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10:00am Where: Millenium Park, 201 E. Randolph, Chicago What: A march protesting Donald Trump.