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Fall Reception

The Cook County Democratic Party, Chair Toni Preckwinkle with Honorary Co-Chair Mayor Rahm Emanuel, cordially invite you to a cocktail reception.

Cook County Democrats Meet to Discuss Retention of Judges

Based on its investigation and subsequent deliberations, the Judicial Retention Committee recommended without dissent that the Cook County Democratic party find Judge Matthew Coghlan “not recommended” for retention based on an independent investigation, which included courtroom observation as well as in person and phone interview with the judges.

We Are Hiring!

We are seeking an individual with campaign experience to fill the position of Volunteer Coordinator.

Cook County Democrats Make History by Selecting First Woman and First African American to Lead Party

Today, the Cook County Democrats made history by selecting the first woman and first African American to lead the largest Democratic party in the Midwest. A unanimous vote by all eighty wards and township committeemen elected Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle as the new Chair.

Statement by Chairman Joseph Berrios on the Passing of Committeeman Tim Bradford

“I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing today of Commissioner Tim Bradford. We lost a great man and public servant, who was devoted to making Rich Township a better place for his constituents."

Cook County Democrats Submit Record Number of Petition Signatures for their 2018 Endorsed Slate

This morning, the Cook County Democrats submitted a record number of signatures for their 2018 endorsed slate which includes: countywide constitutional officers, Metropolitan Water Reclamation district commissioners and countywide judicial candidates.