Mar 11th: Coffee with Jenn

On Saturday, March 11th, join Illinois House Rep Jenn Ladisch-Douglas for some locally roasted and thoughtfully produced coffee and conversation at Breakpoint Craft coffee house! Jenn will be there from 8:00 to 10:00AM to talk about any questions or issues important to you. To set up an appointment time, send an email to or call 630-413-1080.

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UPDATE: DuPage Dems Gala 02/26/23

Greetings, all!Just a quick update to adjust your calendars and get your fancy duds back from the cleaners—the DuPage Dems Gala has been moved to February 26, 2023. Additional details when we have them! (Photo by AbsolutVision on Unsplash)


Election results are in – DuPage is turning even bluer! Now let’s support Georgia in getting Raphael Warnock re-elected.

Everyone worked hard to support our outstanding democratic candidates, to help solidify workers’ rights, and to promote mental health services in Illinois as well as Addison Township. Most of our candidates prevailed, and while a few of our candidates did not win their races, they all made a very good showing – even in races …

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August 18th Dems Activities in DuPage County

This Thursday in DuPage County is full of fun events and fund raisers. Check out the list below then visit the ATDO Calendar page for a look at what else is coming your way this month.

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DuPage County Clerk Cuts Ribbon Opening Paved Fairgrounds Parking Lot

Today the DuPage County Clerk Jean Kaczmarek hosted a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the paving of the parking lot at the DuPage County Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton. Funding for the paving of the parking lot was made possible by a $149,000 grant from the Illinois State Board of Elections to the County Clerk’s Office for polling place improvement and safety. 

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New Voting Machines for DuPage County

Early in the 2020 election cycle Cook County got new voting machines, or “ballot marking devices” as they are sometimes called. Here in DuPage County, we were jealous. The DuPage machines were decades old and in replacement as the software could no longer be updated.

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In-Person Meetings Resume for ATDO

The time has come. The Addison Township Democratic Organization’s monthly meetings resume tonight at at the Addison Public Library. The gavel falls at 7:00 PM Central Time in the library’s largest meeting room, which sits to the immediate right as attendees enter the front door. Per Sarah Quinn, ATDO Chairperson, “Although most thought the 2020 …

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708 Mental Health Referendum for Addison Township

The Addison Township Democrats support the effort to establish a Community Mental Health Board that will ensure that all residents of Addison Township have equal access to a high–quality, comprehensive care delivery system for people affected by mental illness, addiction, or developmental disabilities. The term 708 refers to the section of the Illinois Constitution that …

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