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  • Tenth News: Forward with Family

    Click here for our newsletter. Tammy Duckworth Brings Baby to Work, Senate into the 21st Century Democrats—and all Americans—celebrate another first for families, as Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth brings newborn daughter Maile onto the Senate floor. Mother and Daughter Moment:  Marching for Our Lives By Nancy Kisicki The author stood up against gun violence by participating in keep reading…

  • Local Democrats Accepting Fall 2018 Internship Applications

    The Illinois Tenth Congressional District Democrats (Tenth Dems) is now accepting applications for its Fall 2018 Internship Program. The internship is a substantive program designed for high school, college, and graduate students seeking an opportunity to become deeply engaged in the political process. Tenth Dems is a grassroots political organization that helps mobilize voters and keep reading…

  • So inspiring!

    2018 Literary Edition Follow the link to this year’s special Poetry Edition of the Tenth News.  The 12 young authors whose prose and poetry about Courage won prizes this year, as well as all others who read at Awards Night, inspired us with their talent and insight and—yes—courage.