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Former Vice President Biden gives Underwood endorsement for District 14 seat September 25, 2018
NorthWest Herald
“Lauren Underwood has devoted her career to helping people in her community live healthy lives,” Vice President Joe Biden said in a statement. “I’m inspired by her commitment to public service and thankful for her work to make high-quality, affordable health care available to millions of families across the country. Our health care is not the only issue on the ballot this fall. The Violence Against Women Act is up for reauthorization. We need representatives like Lauren, people of character and conviction, who will continue the work of changing the culture around sexual assault.”
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/09/24/former-vice-president-biden-gives-underwood-endorsement-for-district-14-seat/ao9jip/


Naperville Congressional candidate Lauren Underwood to get ice cream made in her honor by Ben and Jerry September 22, 2018
Pioneer Press
Naperville Democrat Lauren Underwood is one of seven Congressional candidates being backed by Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield — co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream — and for whom they will be naming an ice cream flavor for this fall.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/naperville-sun/news/ct-nvs-underwood-ben-jerry-ice-cream-flavor-st-0923-story.html


League of Women Voters to Host Candidate Forums September 19, 2018
Daily Herald
Voters have a chance to hear from local candidates on three separate dates this October during candidate forums co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Palatine and the League of Women Voters Arlington Heights-Mount Prospect-Buffalo Grove.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/submitted/20180918/league-of-women-voters-to-host-candidate-forums


Pritzker to speak at Schaumburg Democrats breakfast Oct. 14 September 19, 2018
Daily Herald
Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker will be the keynote speaker at the Schaumburg Area Democrats' annual Meet the Candidates Breakfast from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday, Oct. 14, at Chandler's Chophouse & Grill, 401 N. Roselle Road in Schaumburg. Other speakers will include Secretary of State Jesse White, state Treasurer Michael Frerichs, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, state senators Laura Murphy and Michelle Mussman, state representatives Michelle Mussman and Fred Crespo, Democratic candidates for the Water Reclamation District, Cook County clerk candidate Karen Yarbrough, Cook County assessor candidate Fritz Kaegi, Cook County 15th District commissioner candidate Kevin Morrison and judicial candidates.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180919/pritzker-to-speak-at-schaumburg-democrats-breakfast-oct-14


CLC Trustee nominating petitions available for April 2019 election September 18, 2018
The NewsSun
Nominating petitions for two positions on the College of Lake County Board of Trustees are now available. Candidates for the positions will be placed on the ballot for the April 2, 2019 election, and the term of office for each position is six years. The two positions are currently held by Barbara D. Oilschlager and Julie B. Shroka. Election packets are available in the CLC Administrative Affairs office, Room C117, 19351 W. Washington St. in Grayslake.
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/community/chi-ugc-article-clc-trustee-nominating-petitions-available-fo-2-2018-09-18-story.html


Democrat calls for ethics reforms in Lake County September 17, 2018
Daily Herald
Democratic Lake County Board candidate Susan Malter said her top priority if elected will be ensuring "meaningful" ethics reform in county government.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180917/democrat-calls-for-ethics-reforms-in-lake-county


How to see your Lake County ballot online September 17, 2018
Daily Herald
Lake County registered voters now can preview their ballot online for the Nov. 6 election.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180917/how-to-see-your-lake-county-ballot-online


Nuclear waste bill that could aid Zion awaiting presidential signature September 15, 2018
The NewsSun
“Communities like Zion have been saddled with storing our nation’s stranded nuclear waste while the federal government has failed to meet its legal obligation to find a permanent repository,” Brad Schneider said in a statement. “They deserve compensation, and this new report is a step toward connecting these communities with critically needed federal assistance.”
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http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-county-news-sun/news/ct-lns-schneider-nuke-bill-st-0915-story.html


Underwood gives hope September 11, 2018
NorthWest Herald
I worry about how my grandchildren are going to survive in a world with deteriorating climate, failing soils and crumbling infrastructure. I would take great comfort in leaving them in the hands of Lauren Underwood.
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/09/07/letter-underwood-gives-hope/amhhy7e/


Underwood, Casten address guns, environment at candidates forum in Crystal Lake September 11, 2018
NorthWest Herald
Lauren Underwood and Sean Casten, Democratic congressional candidates in Illinois’ 14th and 6th districts, respectively, then were left to address submitted questions from the audience, discussing issues such as guns in schools and the environment.
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/09/10/underwood-casten-address-guns-environment-at-candidates-forum-in-crystal-lake/ap0detb/


Lake County voters face a plethora of ballot questions September 8, 2018
Daily Herald
Nineteen referendums will appear on Lake County ballots this fall, asking voters about school construction projects, water system improvements and many other issues. Most are for specific school districts or municipalities, so no voters will see all 19 questions. Many will see two or more.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180908/lake-county-voters-face-a-plethora-of-ballot-questions


Lake County sheriff candidate questions workforce diversity under incumbent September 7, 2018
Daily Herald
"There should be diversity among the officers in the public," John Idleburg said. "But, if you look at the numbers, it does not reflect that."
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180907/lake-county-sheriff-candidate-questions-workforce-diversity-under-incumbent


Casten hits trail discussing issues like health care, labor policy, climate change September 2, 2018
Daily Herald
Sean Casten says he starts each day on the campaign trail with the same goal: to engage with diverse groups of people and consider different viewpoints.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180808/casten-hits-trail-discussing-issues-like-health-care-labor-policy-climate-change


Lauren Underwood, Drew Georgi added to Celebrate Labor Day event in Woodstock August 30, 2018
Daily Herald
Lauren Underwood, candidate for Congress from the 14th District; Andrew "Drew" Georgi, candidate for McHenry County Clerk; Suzanne Ness, District 2 County Board candidate; and Larry Spaeth, District 6 County Board candidate, have been added to the lineup of speakers at the fourth annual Labor Day Celebration on Woodstock Square this Monday, Sept. 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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https://www.dailyherald.com/submitted/20180830/lauren-underwood-drew-georgi-added-to-celebrate-labor-day-event-in-woodstock


More accountability from Lake County August 29, 2018
NorthWest Herald
What happened to government accountability? What are they hiding? We deserve better. There are good candidates challenging these GOP incumbents, and I encourage my fellow residents to learn more about them.
Matt Lowry
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/08/28/letter-more-accountability-from-lake-county/ax2y9an/


Lauren Underwood nets teacher endorsement in District 14 congressional race August 27, 2018
NorthWest Herald
“Lauren Underwood shares our values and is committed to ensuring that every child gets a great education, from pre-K through college,” Dan Montgomery, president of the Illinois Federation of Teachers, said in a statement. “As a nurse, she has spent her life caring for those who need her. That’s what our members do every day across this state in classrooms, cafeterias, school buses, state offices and more. The IFT is proud to support Lauren Underwood in her bid for Congress.”
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/08/24/lauren-underwood-nets-teacher-endorsement-in-district-14-congressional-race/ad5nuas/


6th Congressional District candidate Casten speaks at forum in Crystal Lake August 14, 2018
NorthWest Herald
On clean energy, Sean Casten said there are major problems in the government's energy policies, including too many "regulatory barriers to doing the right thing." "It is maddening to me that our energy policy picks winners," he said. "But as it sits, our coal plants are ready to retire, the nukes are retiring, the hydro is retiring. We have a serious reliability problem in this country if we don't build assets."
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http://www.nwherald.com/2018/08/14/6th-congressional-district-candidate-casten-speaks-at-forum-in-crystal-lake/a9vwn36/


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