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Deep pockets pay off

Deep pockets pay off

Jonathan Ballew, News Editor

March 21, 2018

How much does it cost to win the Democratic nomination in Illinois these days? At least $70 million, according to the newly elected Democratic candidate, J.B. Pritzker. After leading in the polls for the entire race, Pritzker successfully fended off a surging Chris Kennedy, and a grassroots neo-progressive c...

Daniel Biss loses democratic bid, falters to Pritzker’s wallet

Daniel Biss speaks to crowd of supporters and staffers in his election night party.
(Yazmin Dominguez | The DePaulia)

Yazmin Dominguez, Online Editor

March 21, 2018

Democratic candidate and Illinois state senator Daniel Biss delivered his concession speech to cheers and chants from supporters as well as campaign staffers and volunteers on the evening of March 20. Since announcing his campaign for governor a year ago in March 2017, supporters of Biss and his runn...

DePaul alum challenges incumbent for Northwest suburban district

Morrison sports his DePaul beanie while canvassing the 15th District with Democratic congressional candidate Amanda Howland.
(Photo courtesy of Kevin Morrison)

April Lane, Assistant Online Editor

February 26, 2018

Since graduating from DePaul in 2013, Kevin B. Morrison has put his studies in political and environmental science into action, gaining years of experience as a community activist and organizer for Chicagoland area politicians, including Ald. Mary O’Connor, State Rep. Robert Martwick and Hillary...

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