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2018 ILGP Recognized Candidates

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2017 ILGP Recognized Candidates

Jessica Bradshaw for Carbondale City Councilperson (re-elected)
Don Crawford for St. Elmo Library Board Trustee (elected)
Steve De La Rosa for Villa Park Library District Trustee (elected)
Michael Drennan for Ridgeville Park Board Commissioner
Charlie Howe for Carbondale Township Trustee
Russ Kramer for Carbondale Township Highway Commissioner
Bruce Samuels for Oak Park Library Trustee
Holly Scholz for Fox Valley Park District Commissioner, District 3 (elected)
Gary Shepherd for Carbondale Elementary School Board Member, District 95 (elected)
Scott Summers for McHenry County Regional Board of School Trustees (elected)
Kyle Taylor for Kane County Regional Board of School Trustees, St. Charles Township (elected)

2016 ILGP Recognized Candidates

Dr. Jill Stein for President
Ajamu Baraka for Vice-President
Scott Summers for U.S. Senate
Tim Curtin for Illinois Comptroller
Paula Bradshaw for Congress
Charles Howe for Jackson County Board, District 2
Rich Whitney for Jackson County Board, District 3
Randall Auxier for Jackson County Board, District 4
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) of Greater Chicago:

  • Karen Roothan (6-year term)
  • George Milkowski (6-year term)
  • Michael Smith (6-year term)
  • Christopher Anthony (unexpired 2-year term)

2015 ILGP Recognized Candidates

Steve Alesch for Warrenville Park Board (re-elected)
David Black for Rock Valley College Trustee
Andrew Engelbrecht for Mayor of New Lenox
Christopher Russell for Fox River Grove Village Board Trustee
Peter Schwartzman for Galesburg City Council-Alderman, Ward 5 (re-elected)
Scott Summers for McHenry County College Board

The Green Party of Chicago also made endorsements for 2015 elections

2014 ILGP Recognized Candidates

Nancy Wade for 5th Congress
Paula Bradshaw for 12th Congress
George Milkowski for Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
Karen Roothaan for Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
Michael Smith for Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
Scott Summers for Governor (write-in)
Sheldon Schafer for Secretary of State (write-in)
Gary Shepherd for 115th Illinois House (write-in)
Catherine Talbott for 117th Illinois House (write-in)
Tabitha Tripp for 118th Illinois House (write-in)

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