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Chicago’s White Donor Class Distorts City Policy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2016

Contact: Kristi Sanford, info@reclaimchicago.org or 773-456-4024

A new study by Common Cause Illinois, Reclaim Chicago, Demos, and other advocacy groups documents the dominance of wealthy whites in financing Chicago elections and makes a powerful case for a public financing plan that would encourage candidates to focus attention on small dollar donors who more closely reflect the city’s population.

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Reclaim Chicago Campaign Field Operation Key Player in Cook County Victories

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016

Contact: Kristi Sanford, info@reclaimchicago.org or 773-456-4024

Growing Volunteer Movement Wins 9 out of 10 State and Local Races

CHICAGO – With state and local election primary results just in, Reclaim Chicago declares victory for the people on the ground in Chicago and across Cook County. Key high profile races targeted by Reclaim Chicago that won include:

Kim Foxx, Cook County State’s Attorney; Omar Aquino, IL State Sen., D-2; Juliana Stratton, IL State Rep., D-5; Theresa Mah, IL State Rep., D-2; Rep. Christian Mitchell, IL State Rep, D-26 Read more