(Downers Grove, IL) September 19, 2018 - With the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) authorization set to expire on September 30th and an agreement by Congressional Republicans to extend it only until December 7th, 6th District Congressional Candidate Sean Casten joined anti-violence advocates, law enforcement officials, and medical professionals to discuss the importance of VAWA-funded programs and ways we can all work together to combat sexual and domestic violence. The discussion was held following a tour of Family Shelter Service facility.
(Downers Grove, IL) September 12, 2018 - Following the IRS report showing that taxpayers in the Sixth Congressional District will suffer the worst blow in Illinois from their own Congressman’s tax law, Peter Roskam signed on for a second round of tax hikes on local residents. Today, Sean Casten released the following statement:
(Downers Grove, IL) August 26, 2018 - Congressional candidate Sean Casten today accused Congressman Peter Roskam of voting to “bar the door” to fairness and equity for women in the workplace, citing Women’s Equality Day of August 26th to highlight Roskam’s record of hostility to women’s economic rights.
(Downers Grove) August 23, 2018 - At yesterday’s debate before the Chicago Tribune editorial board, Congressman Peter Roskam made clear how he plans to pay for his $2 trillion corporate tax cut: by going after Social Security and Medicare. Sixth District Democratic Candidate Sean Casten released the following statement: