Gregg Goslin
Gregg Goslin is a member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners for the 14th district which includes Barrington, Inverness, Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Arlington Heights, Prospect Heights, Wheeling,...
Christian Mitchell
Christian Mitchell is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 26th district, which encompasses portions of Near North Side's Streeterville, as well as parts of t...
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Alanson Sweet
Alanson Sweet (March 12, 1804 – April 18, 1891) was an American pioneer, businessman and politician.Born in Owasco, New York, in 1831, he settled on a farm in Naperville, Illinois. He served in ...
Peter N. Silvestri
Peter N. Silvestri is currently a member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners representing the 9th district which includes the Norwood Park and Dunning areas of the City of Chicago as well as the...
Forrest Claypool
Forrest Claypool is an American politician currently serving as president of the Chicago Transit Authority. He was formerly Democratic member of the Cook County Board of Commissioners. In 2007–...
Michael Bakalis
Michael J. Bakalis (born March 23, 1938) is an American academic and politician. He was the Democratic nominee for Governor of Illinois in 1978, losing to incumbent Republican governor James R. Thomp...
Ed Derwinski
Edward Joseph "Ed" Derwinski (September 15, 1926 – January 15, 2012) was an American politician who served as the first Cabinet-level United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, serving under Preside...
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Michael Madigan
Michael J. Madigan (born April 19, 1942) is the Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives and Chairman of the Democratic Party of Illinois. He is the longest-serving Speaker in state history, h...
Ramon Ocasio III
Ramon Ocasio III (born 1962) is a judge in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, first elected in 2006 from the 6th Judicial Subcircuit. The 6th Judicial Subcircuit is located in Chicago's nor...
Michael A. O'Connor
Michael A. O'Connor is the former mayor of Berwyn, Illinois. He was elected in April 2005 defeating Republican Anthony Castrogiovanni, Democrat Michael Woodward, and Independent Raymond Fron. O'Conn...
Dan Lipinski
Daniel William "Dan" Lipinski (born July 15, 1966) is the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district, serving since 2005. He is a member of the Democratic Party.The district include...
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Joseph Berrios
Joseph "Joe" Berrios (born February 14, 1952) is a Democratic politician who is the Assessor of Cook County, Illinois and a Illinois state government lobbyist. One of seven children of Puerto Rican na...
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John Stroger
John H. Stroger, Jr. (May 19, 1929 – January 18, 2008) was an American politician who served from 1994 until 2006 as the first African-American president of the Cook County, Illinois Bo...
Wiley Scribner
Wiley Scribner (September 6, 1840 – September 28, 1889) was a United States politician and acting governor of Montana Territory from 1869 to 1870.Born in Jacksonville, Illinois, Scribner grew up...
Barack Obama
Barack Hussein Obama II (/bəˈrɑːk huːˈseɪn ɵˈbɑːmə/, born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office. Born in Honolulu, H...
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Jan Schakowsky
Janice "Jan" Schakowsky (born May 26, 1944) is the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district, serving since 1999. She is a member of the Democratic Party.The district includes many...
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Bridget Gainer
Bridget Gainer is the Cook County Commissioner for the County’s 10th District, serving since the April 2009. The district include many of Chicago’s north side neighborhoods. She is a member of the Dem...
Joseph Mario Moreno
Joseph Mario Moreno was Commissioner for the 7th district of Cook County, Illinois until 2010. His successor, Jesús "Chuy" García, is currently seated as the Commissioner for the 7th district of Cook ...
Robert Steele (politician)
Robert Steele is Commissioner for the 2nd district of Cook County, Illinois, covering the West Side of Chicago. As Cook County Board Commissioner, Steele voted to uphold a 1.5% 2008 Cook County sales ...
Charles H. Percy
Charles Harting Percy (September 27, 1919 – September 17, 2011) was an American businessman and politician. He was president of the Bell & Howell Corporation from 1949 to 1964. In 1966, he wa...
Greg Nickels
Gregory J. "Greg" Nickels (born August 7, 1955) was the 51st mayor of Seattle, Washington. He took office on January 1, 2002 and was reelected to a second term in 2005. In August 2009, Nickels finish...
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