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A republic . . . if you can keep it

The following is a speech given by Bradley James Weber of the Addison Township Democrats at a recent fundraiser. It’s a poignant reminder of the importance of this year’s election.

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Young Democrats of DuPage County Need Your Help

The Young Democrats of DuPage County is a volunteer organization where young voters, pre-voters, and those still a few years away from voting can join the fight for democracy.

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June 21st DuPage Dems Chair Ken Mejia-Beal Hosts WCPT AM 820

On June 21st, 2023, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, be sure to tune into Chicago-area radio’s 820 AM to hear DuPage County’s Democratic Chairman, Ken Mejia-Beal, take a turn behind the mic during “Driving It Home with Patti Vasquez.”


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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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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2022 Annual Township Meeting

Every year, on the second Tuesday of April, all Illinois townships conduct an Annual Township Meeting. All electors (i.e., registered voters) in the township are encouraged to attend this meeting to have a direct voice in electing a moderator and determine how Addison Township operates.