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Illinois Gubernatorial Forum

October 8, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm UTC+0


This will be the “must-attend” political event of the 2018 election cycle organized by Our Revolution Illinois in partnership with over 50 independent and progressive organizations across the state of Illinois. Come hear the Democratic candidates for Governor in the 2018 election cycle speak about their experience and platform as it relates to a true people’s progressive agenda.

Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017
Time: 1-3 p.m. (Doors open at 12:30; event will begin 1 p.m. sharp.)
Location: Chicago Teachers Union, 1901 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, 60612

Moderator: NBC Political Reporter Mary Ann Ahern

Confirmed candidates: Alex Paterakis for Illinois, Ameya PawarBob DaiberChris KennedyDaniel BissJB PritzkerScott DruryTio Hardiman.

The event will be live-streamed! Stay tuned for details on how members of our organizations from across the state who may not be able to physically attend can hold watch parties.

List of organizations co-sponsoring event (in formation):
• 12th Ward IPO
• Independent Political Organization of the 22nd Ward
• 25th Ward IPO
• 33rd Ward Democrats
• 39th Ward Dems
• 40th Ward Alliance
• 50th Ward Action Network
• Amalgamated Transit Union Local 308
• Bolingbrook United
• Change Peoria
• Chicago Democratic Socialists of America
• Chicago for Progressive Action
• Chicago Principals & Administrators Association
• Chicago Progress ~ Discussion Group
• Chicago Teachers Union
• DuPage County Progressives (Illinois)
• Educational Village Keepers (EdVK)
• Friends Who March
• Indivisible Illinois
• Illinois Progressive Network
• Indo-American Democratic Organization/IADO
• Kane County Revolution
• Local Berniecrats Chicago Area
• Local Berniecrats – Northern Illinois
• Local Berniecrats Central Illinois
• Local Berniecrats Southern Illinois
• McHenry County Progressives
• MoveOn.org
• National Nurses United
• Northside Democracy for America
• Our Revolution Chicago Lawyers
• Organize Bernie’s Revolution
• Our Revolution Evanston
• Our Revolution Illinois
• Our Revolution of Iroquois County Illinois
• Our Revolution NW Chicagoland
• Our Revolution Southwest Illinois
• Our Revolution Southwest Side
• Illinois Berniecrats
• Pda Illinois
• Progressives of Kane County
• Quad Cities Democratic Socialists Of America
• Reclaim Chicago
• RoRo SoBo – Blue
• Southern Illinois People for Progress
• The People’s Lobby
• UE Western Region (United Electrical Workers)
• United for Democracy Now Events and Actions Page
• United Neighbors of the 35th Ward
• United Working Families
• West Suburban IL Democratic Socialists of America
• Will County Progressives


October 8, 2017
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm


Chicago Teachers Union
1901 W. Carroll Ave
Chicago, IL 60612 United States
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