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Fellow constitutional officers join Pritzker on Governor’s Day Fellow constitutional officers join Pritzker on Governor’s Day

Fellow constitutional officers join Pritzker on Governor’s Day

The state’s elected constitutional officers – all of whom are Democrats – took to the Illinois State Fairgrounds on Wednesday for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s first Governor’s Day Picnic. The event followed a gathering of more than 2,000 Democrats, including U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, at a Springfield hotel earlier in the day.
Pelosi rallies Illinois Democrats ahead of 2020 elections Pelosi rallies Illinois Democrats ahead of 2020 elections

Pelosi rallies Illinois Democrats ahead of 2020 elections

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rallied Illinois Democrats on Wednesday, issuing a call for party unity and citing the state party’s recent legislative successes as an inspiration for the national party to follow. American values — especially the ones “centered on the kitchen table” — are what join them together under the party umbrella, she said in her keynote...
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