Pritzker Opens Campaign Office in Maywood

Sunday, November 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker inside of his Maywood campaign offices on Nov. 17. | Facebook/Sara Lira 

Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker was in Maywood on Nov. 17 to open a campaign office at 901B S. 5th Ave. Pritzker was welcomed by Cook County Recorder of Deeds and Proviso Township Democratic Party Chairperson Karen Yarbrough, who is also running for Cook County Clerk.

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In Maywood, A Congressman Takes Stock of Republicans

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Davis Maywood Town Hall 2During a town hall meeting he hosted on Aug. 14 at Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Ave. in Maywood, U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis (D-7th) gave a dire assessment of a political climate controlled by Republicans and lorded over by President Donald Trump.

“We probably are in the worst position that we’ve been in in a long time,” Davis said, referencing the Democratic Party’s minority status in most statehouses and in Washington, D.C.

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A Glimpse at What a Republican-led Congress May Mean for Maywood, Proviso Township

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to reporters while flanked by Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO), Sen. John Barrasso(R-WY), Sen. John Thune (R-SD) and Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) at the U.S. Capitol on February 4, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Caption by WBUR. Photo by Mark Wilson for AFP/Getty Images. Thursday, November 6, 2014 || By Michael Romain  Programs such as Meals on Wheels and LIHEAP … Continue reading A Glimpse at What a Republican-led Congress May Mean for Maywood, Proviso Township