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Closing in on our Goal of 1,000 Signatures. Thank You!

I wanted to say a huge thank you to so many folks for joining us today for cider, cupcakes (from Chef Chloe) and lots of walking and getting signatures. We have more than 800 signatures as of today to be validated. It has truly been a team effort. We can't stop now, but I wanted to say thank you to these amazing volunteers as we round the corner! N...

Can you really campaign on a day like today?

I strongly considered not heading out today to knock doors from 4-7 given the awful atrocities of last night. Yet, in some small way, it felt like I was doing something positive in the midst of so much pain and suffering. I was greeted so warmly even on a day when anyone's tendency would be to shut the door and pull the blinds shut. I was told "yo...

Remember our Shared Humanity

From the Campaign Trail So, I have been knocking on doors every day for about three hours. And, before you gasp - it's been the most fun part of this campaign thus far. Here's one funny story from yesterday. I was trying to leave an apartment building yesterday after talking with a nice man who would not sign my petition because he grew up in Russia ...

First Petition Drive Gets Great Results

Thank You Friends for a Great First Petition Drive We have collected 250 signatures in just one week! We started our day at Backlot Coffee (Thank you for the space John Kim)! We set off at 10 a.m. to greet folks on Central Street and then canvassed the neighborhoods around Willard School. I spoke with many parents of school-age children about the...

Candance Chow announces her run for Illinois State Representative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE info@candancechow.com September 19, 2017 312-286-9036 CANDANCE CHOW RUNNING FOR 17th DISTRICT STATE REP. Long-time progressive leader and ...