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This Week on the Campaign Trail with Margaret

This Week on the Campaign Trail with Margaret Chicago Tribune Endorses Margaret, while she calls out back room political deals at Lake View Citizens Forum Chicago – With three weeks left before the March 17 primary, Margaret Croke’s campaign continues to build momentum and pick up key endorsements in her race to become the next state representative from Illinois’ 12th district. Just last Wednesday Margaret received the coveted endorsement of the Chicago Tribune, which praised her focus on higher

Margaret Croke Takes “the Plunge” Today for Special Olympics

Margaret Croke Takes “the Plunge” Today for Special Olympics Chicago - Today, Margaret Croke, Democratic State rep candidate for Illinois’ 12th district, joined thousands of fellow Chicagoans today to take the plunge in Lake Michigan’s icy waters in support of Special Olympics for its annual “Polar Plunge”. For a full list of endorsements and to learn more about Margaret visit www.crokeforillinois.com. Margaret Croke is a progressive activist who will work to

Croke Campaign Releases “Doing What’s Right” Cable Ad

Croke Campaign Releases “Doing What’s Right” Cable Ad Chicago – Today the Croke Campaign releases its new ad, “Doing What’s Right” to air on cable until Election Day. Viewers will hear about Margaret Croke's accomplishments and her deep connections to the district. “I have roots in this community. I have organized in this community. And I’m the next generation of progressive leadership in this community” she says in the ad. For a full list of endorsements and

Croke Calls Out Appointed Rep. Pizer for Conflict of Interest

Candidate Margaret Croke Raises Conflict of Interest Facing Appointed Representative Pizer at District Forum Chicago - At last night’s Gold Coast Neighbors Association Candidate Forum, 12ᵗʰ District State Representative candidate Margaret Croke called out appointed Representative Yoni Pizer for conflicts of interest that threaten his ability to cast critical votes that impact residents and homeowners of the district. During a time when ethical questions regarding outside employment of legislators are being debated, Pizer has refused to step back from

Appointed State Rep. “Yoni” Pizer Defends Second Job as Luxury Developer Calling It a “Beautiful Concept”

Appointed State Rep. “Yoni” Pizer Defends Second Job as Luxury Developer Calling It a “Beautiful Concept” Pizer doubles down on holding job outside of State Rep. despite conflicts of interest during appearance on FOX 32, airing tonight at 9:30 pm Chicago​ - Illinois’ 12th District appointed State Rep. Yoni Pizer doubled down on his position to hold outside employment as a luxury real estate developer, refusing to support calls by opponent Margaret Croke who want to make state legislative positions