Margaret DeLaRosa, Glenbard HS District 87 School Board
Beth Heller, University of Illinois Shield program for COVID testing
Joseph Kozminski, Naperville CUSD 203
Rebecca Gamboa, Illinois Education Association Board of Directors, National Education Association Director & Co-President of Lombard Education Association District 44
and a special message from Representative Sean Casten.
January IDP Meeting - Back to School Buildings During COVID
Police and Criminal Justice Reform Illinois Bill
There are a lot of questions and confusion surrounding the bill recently passed in Illinois. We recommend reading more about the bill in this article by NBC Chicago and The Guardian. We also had a wonderful presentation about the bill during the Indivisible Illinois meeting and we highly recommend watching the recording HERE.
Then contact J.B. Pritzker and tell him to not delay signing this bill!
If you check the new Indivisible Guide, you’ll see we are focusing on a few main sets of policy over the next year. Each of them has a working group at National that will meet monthly to strategize around federal legislation in each policy area! The calls are open to everyone -- not just group leaders. The working groups are:
DEMAND YOUR REPRESENTATIVE COMMIT TO VOTE YES WHEN H.R. 1 IS BROUGHT TO THE FLOOR - contact them HERE.
Social Media Training
Brush up or enhance your social media skills! First training session this Thursday, register HERE
We Won, What's Next?
Join us for this half-day strategy session with Indivisibles across the country on January 31 from 2:00 pm CST - 6:00 pm CST to discuss our 2021 plans as we head into a Democratic trifecta.
Learn more and register HERE.
Request Your Vote By Mail Ballot
The Local Elections will be held on Tuesday, April 6. Ballots will be mailed out starting February 25th for anyone who has applied.
Call Your State Representatives to Ensure We Keep Expanded Vote by Mail
Concerns about Covid resulted in rule changes for the November election to improve access to voting by mail.
Legislation is currently being debated in Springfield to ensure those changes are permanent and enhanced.
Let your local reps know that you support this legislation.