• Speech to the City Club of Chicago




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  • "There's nothing wrong with treating people who do some of the toughest work in the world with a little bit of dignity and respect"

  • Cook County tax sale should be in August




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  • Honor King’s legacy by continuing the voting rights fight




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  • 10,000 same-sex marriages in Cook County




    Congrats to Terry & Anthony as we reach this milestone in Cook County


Urged Arlington Heights Village Board To Stand With Workers


Cook County Clerk David Orr, who also attended the meeting, cited statistics that 65 percent of Arlington Heights voters supported a higher state minimum wage and 75 percent favored paid sick days in nonbinding referendums. “There’s nothing wrong with treating people who do some of the toughest work in the world with a little bit …

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Honor King’s legacy by continuing the voting rights fight


We are facing a critical time for voting rights in our country. On [Jan. 16], I spoke to the Southland Ministerial Health Network at their Martin Luther King Day Spirit of Excellence Awards about the need to continue the fight for voting rights as the best way to honor Dr. King’s legacy. Not that long …

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