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Smith drops out of 17th State House Dem race 2012-01-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 19, 2012 , p. 8 Fine, Laura, Smith, Jeff, Frank, Kyle, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Illinois House of Representatives 17th District
Jewish pols pleased with Dem veep pick 2000-08-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 17, 2000, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Lieberman, Joseph, Gleicher, David, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Gore, Albert, Van Dusen, George, Religion - Judaism
The election that wasn't 2000-03-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 2000, p. 10 Sohn, Herb, Schakowsky, Janice, Campaign financing, Biggert, Judy, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Politics - Republican Party, U.S. House of Representatives 9th District
County Democrats endorse Levar for run as Circuit Court clerk 1999-12-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 9, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Cook County Circuit Court Clerk, P.J., Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Politics - Republican Party, Moore, Joe, Levar, Pat, Mynard, Nancy, Cullerton, Patricia
Democrat says he's more than a political pawn 1998-03-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 12, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Gnutek, David, Illinois Senate 7th District, McCormack, Michael J., Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Education concerns take focus in candidate forum 1998-03-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 12, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Silverstein, Ira, Bender, Michael, Illinois Senate 8th District, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Barnette, Randy
Three Democrats vie for Yates' mantle 1998-03-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 5, 1998, p. 5 Schakowsky, Janice, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, U.S. House of Representatives 9th District, Carroll, Howard, Pritzker, J.B.
Pucinski confirms run on GOP ticket 1997-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 1997, p. 5 Cook County Circuit Court Clerk, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Politics - Republican Party, Pucinski, Aurelia
Welcome to the party : Aurelia Pucinski's switch of political parties won't bring changes in priorities, she says 1997-12-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 18, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 4 Cook County Circuit Court Clerk, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Politics - Republican Party, Pucinski, Aurelia
Dems hold tight to national, local seats 1997-01-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 2, 1997, p. 9 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Capparelli, Ralph, Durbin, Richard, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Yates, Sidney, Dudycz, Walter, Devine, Richard, Schakowsky, Janice, Dick
Dems predict GOP push in veto session 1996-11-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 14, 1996, p. 9 Madigan, Michael, Capparelli, Ralph, Illinois House of Representatives, Government - Illinois, Politics - Democratic Party, Lang, Louis, Politics - Republican Party
Democratic workers know their precincts 1996-10-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 3, 1996, p. 20 McElligott, Thomas, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Madden, Abe, Ross, Judith Rae
Strength, struggle mark town parties 1996-10-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 3, 1996, p. 10 McElligott, Thomas, Elections, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Politics - Caucus Party, Politics - Republican Party, Marcus, Sheldon, Madden, Abe, Ross, Judith Rae
Delegates share lessons learned 1996-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 1996, p. 5 Democratic National Convention, Politics - Democratic Party, Salas, Consuela
Who sat where was 'whip's' call 1996-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 1996, p. 5 Johnson, Suellen, Democratic National Convention, Politics - Democratic Party
DNC an experience for youth 1996-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 1996, p. 5 Crawford, Bill, Democratic National Convention, Jascula, Chris, Politics - Democratic Party, Logan, Marilyn, Roosevelt, Lindsey
Up close and personal Delegate Cal Sutker saw it all at the DNC 1996-09-05 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 5, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Democratic National Convention, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party
Area delegates proud of party's diversity 1996-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1996, p. 5 Democratic National Convention, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party
Local volunteers help tout the city 1996-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1996, p. 5 Murphey, Margaret, Democratic National Convention, Volunteer work, Politics - Democratic Party, Webb, Floyd
Got a question? Ask answer corps 1996-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1996, p. 5 Marcus, John, Democratic National Convention, Libraries, Volunteer work, Politics - Democratic Party
Beyond our borders and into the city : Experience of locals proves 28 years can be quite a long time 1996-08-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 29, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Sullivan, Frank, Hayden, Tom, James, Mike, Democratic National Convention, Politics - Democratic Party, Rooney, Ed, Katz, Marilyn, Davis, Rennie, DeZutter, Hank
Looking back on 1968 Democratic convention : Reporters used their heads in covering the confusion 1996-08-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 22, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 10 Lerner Communications Inc., Democratic National Convention, Newspapers, Politics - Democratic Party, Hoffenberg, Sheldon, Johnson, Walter, Sussman, Les, Lerner, Louis
Local Democrats look forward to this month's convention 1996-08-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1996, p. 19 Schakowsky, Janice, Benton, Marjorie, Democratic National Convention, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Yates, Sidney, Salas, Consuela, Carroll, Howard
Locals play a part in city convention 1996-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 1996, p. 7 Khatkhate, Gauri, Democratic National Convention, Wax, Mort, Politics - Democratic Party, Lopez, Tanya, Botterman, Patrick, Gray, Amanda
68 veterans welcome '96 Dem convention 1996-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 1996, p. 6 Dell, Dick, Moran, James, Democratic National Convention, Krier, Raymond, Politics - Democratic Party, Downing, Robert
Two challenge Yates in Dem primary 1996-03-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 7, 1996, p. 5 Gilhooly, Terrence R., Tillman, Seth Barrett, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Yates, Sidney, U.S. House of Representatives 9th District
Durbin has inside track in Democratic race 1996-02-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 29, 1996, p. 5 Park, Paul, Dick, Gibbs, Ronald, Ahmad, Jaliil, Durbin, Richard, Quinn, Patrick, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, U.S. Senate
Dem field crowded in MWRD primary 1996-02-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 29, 1996, p. 10 Gardner, Frank, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), McAfee, David, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Meany, Kathleen Therese, Fuller, Thomas, Juarez, Jesse Ruben
Niles parties pick primary favorites : Candidate endorsements surprise few 1996-02-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 8, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 4 Durbin, Richard, Elections, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Republican Party, Salvi, Al, Marcus, Sheldon, Gauza, Ted, Callahan, Peter, Hedrick, Joe, Dick, Kustra, Robert, Politics - Democratic Party
Dems pick Bender for local judgeship 1995-12-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 7, 1995, p. 22 Ninth Judicial Subcircuit, Bender, Gerald, Politics - Democratic Party
Remap : Democrat gains, GOP pains 1991-06-27 Democrats are sponsoring a plan to reapportion local legislative and congressional seats. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 27, 1991, p. 3 Government - Illinois, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections - Apportionment
Skokie trustee picked as Rep. Sutker's heir 1989-12-07 Democrats in the 56th District slated five-year Skokie trustee, George Van Dusen, as a candidate to replace state Representative Calvin Sutker, who was slated for county clerk. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 7, 1989, p. 3 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Van Dusen, George
Hilkin to seek GOP bid to oppose Sutker 1989-08-10 Morton Grove resident John Hilkin will run in the 1990 Republican primary for the legislative seat currently held by Skokie Democrat Calvin Sutker. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 1989, p. 3 Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Elections, Politics - Republican Party, Hilkin, John
Long barely wins his first election 1988-03-17 Incumbent Louis Lang, won a narrow victory over newcomer Ira Silverstein for the Democratic nomination in the 1st House District. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 17, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 7 Silverstein, Ira, Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Lang, Louis
Sutker wins with ease 1988-03-17 State Representative Calvin Sutker (D-56) won the Democratic Party's nomination by a comfortable margin over his challenger, Jeff Schoenberg of Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 17, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Elections, Illinois House of Representatives 56th District
Few differences emerge in 56th candidate debate 1988-03-10 The March 3rd debate between the Democratic contenders for the 56th Representative District, Illinois Representative Calvin Sutker (D-56th) and his challenger Jeffrey Schoenberg, took on a familiar challenger against incumbent pattern. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 1988, p. 9 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin
Debate is set in 56th Dist. 1988-02-11 Illinois Representative, Calvin Sutker (D-56th) and challenger Jeff Schoenberg will debate March 3 in Niles Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 1988, p. 3 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Elections, Illinois House of Representatives 56th District
Debate in 56th a definite maybe 1988-01-28 Jeff Schoenberg, Democratic candidate for state representative in the 56th legislative District, is challenging Representative Calvin Sutker to a series of four debates. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 28, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Elections, Illinois House of Representatives 56th District
Challenger craves debates with Sutker 1988-01-21 Illinois Representative Calvin Sutker's Democratic challenger in the 56th District primary, Jeff Schoenberg, called for a series of debates before the March 15 election. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1988, p. 3 Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Politics - Democratic Party, Sutker, Calvin, Elections, Illinois House of Representatives 56th District
Black enters 56th race; assails Sutker job glut 1985-11-14 Lou Black, Niles Township Clerk, will challenge incumbent Calvin Sutker in the Democratic primary for the 56th Illinois Legislative District. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 14, 1985, p. 6 Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Illinois House of Representatives 56th District, Black, Louis
For Skokie Village Board 1985-03-28 Several candidates from the Democratic party and the Caucus party are running for seats on the Skokie Board of Trustees. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 1985, p. 20 Skokie Board of Trustees - Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Politics - Skokie Caucus Party, Government - Skokie
Slate seeks ward system for Skokie 1985-01-31 The last item in a 10-point platform released by the Democratic slate for Village Board proposes electing trustees from wards instead of the present at-large system. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 31, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees - Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Government - Skokie
Eight file as opposition slate, first since 1973 1984-12-20 8 candidates filed nominating petitions under the label of the Democratic Party for the village election. Mayoral candidate Irving Weinman believes this will give Skokie voters the chance to vote in a contested election for the first time since 1973. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 1984, p. 3 Weinman, Irving, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Government - Skokie
Caucus Party issued challenge 1984-12-20 Some local Democrats formed a group and filed a slate on December 17, offering what they call the "first serious challenge" since 1973 to the Caucus Party. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 20, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Politics - Democratic Party, Politics - Skokie Caucus Party
Whys weigh heavy in Sutker move 1984-12-13 Calvin Sutker, chairman of the state Democratic Party, has resigned his seat to become a freshman legislator. Sutker appointed himself to the seat being vacated by Aaron Jaffe. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 13, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 7 Government - Illinois, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Jaffe, Aaron
Sutker elected state chairman 1984-01-05 Calvin Sutker was elected state chairman of the Democratic Party on January 4. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 5, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Weinberger to celebrate 1979-12-06 Robert Weinberger became the only Democratic candidate for the 10th District after 2 candidates withdrew and the third failed to collect signatures. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1979, p. 4 Government - U.S., Weinberger, Robert, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Kennedy wins Niles Twp. support 1979-12-02 Niles Township Democratic Organization voted to endorse Senator Edward Kennedy for President. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, December 2, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Elections, Politics - Democratic Party, Niles Township Democratic Committee
Heaston makes it official 1979-08-05 Curtis Heaston, of Evanston, is the second candidate to enter the Democratic primary race for the 10th Congressional District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 5, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Heaston, Curtis, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Weinberger gets boost from Dems 1979-08-02 Robert Weinberger became the first 10th District Democrat to win party backing in the race for Congress. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 2, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Weinberger, Robert, Politics - Democratic Party
10th Dist. Democrats decide--not to decide 1979-07-19 10th District Democratic Screening Committee decide not to endorse a candidate for special election. The News, Thursday, July 19, 1979, p. 4 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Democrats won't endorse in 10th 1979-07-15 Democratic leaders will not endorse anyone in the primary for the 10th District Congressional seat. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 15, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Demos to huddle on choice in 10th 1979-07-08 Democratic committeemen of the 10th district will meet to decide on slate for Congress. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Will battle Williams: Sutker seeks new Democratic post 1977-11-03 Calvin Sutker announced he will run for 10th district state central committeeman. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 3, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 3 Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Niles-Maine Howlett Walker results 1976-03-25 Niles Township Democratic Organization precinct tallies from primary election. The News, Thursday, March 25, 1976, p. 16 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Freedom of speech? Delegates sue Sutker 1976-03-11 Lawsuit filed against Niles Township Democratic Committeeman Calvin Sutker for violation of delegate selection to national convention. The News, Thursday, March 11, 1976, p. 12 Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Diane Hunter joins council 1975-06-12 Diane Hunter is appointed to the Illinois Affirmative Action Council of the Illinois Democratic Party. The News, Thursday, June 12, 1975, p. 4 Politics - Democratic Party, Hunter, Diana, Illinois Affirmative Action Council
As Skokie goes' Democrats go 1974-11-07 Article on November 5th election results. The News, Thursday, November 7, 1974, p. 5 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Politics - Republican Party
Sutker names Demo chairmen for Skokie 1974-07-25 Democratic committeeman of Niles Township names 4 chairmen for Skokie area. The News, Thursday, July 25, 1974, p. 5 Smith, Richard, Schwartz, Philip, Petroski, Betty, Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Rockowitz, Herman
Local Dems launch their campaign 1969-01-30 Local Democratic candidates launch their campaigns. The News, Thursday, January 30, 1969, p. 5 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections
Sutker goes to Krier; Caucus search opens 1968-11-27 Trustee Sutker leaves Caucus Party and may become mayoral candidate on Democratic slate. The News, Wednesday, November 27, 1968, p. 3 Sutker, Calvin, Politics - Democratic Party, Politics - Skokie Caucus Party
Reslate Greisdorf, LaPlant selected 1965-02-04 Mayor Myron Greisdorf heads Democratic slate for election. The News, Thursday, February 4, 1965, p. 1 Politics - Democratic Party, Elections, Greisdorf, Myron