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Just Democracy coalition mention: Automatic Voter Registration law implementation moves forward

Our Urban Times, Chicago, IL

November 22, 2017

 

Board Vice-Chair Brad McMillan interview

News 25 The Week, Peoria, IL

November 10, 2017

 

Editorial: Rejoin the battle to take back Illinois elections

Quad Cities Dispatch-Argus

November 10, 2017

 

Changing Map Drawing

Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette

October 8, 2017

 

Some Push for Illinois Gerrymandering Law Changes

Alton Daily News

October 5, 2017

 

Editorial: Don’t wait for justices; demand redistricting reform

Quad Cities Dispatch-Argus

October 5, 2017

 

Editorial: Supreme Court can bring sanity, fairness back to redistricting process

Rockford Register-Star

October 4, 2017

 

U.S. Supreme Court hears political map case that could impact Illinois

Illinois News Network

October 4, 2017

 

Quote on Supreme Court Case Gill v. Whitford

Illinois News Network Radio

October 3, 2017

 

News Alert on Supreme Court Case Gill v. Whitford

WBEZ Radio

October 3, 2017

 

Editorial: Push for a fairer redistricting process needs to be focus of 2018 election

State Journal-Register

September 16, 2017

 

Brad McMillan Column: The Need for Reform and More Engaged Citizens

Peoria Magazine

September 8, 2017

 

Illinois’ political map rigging takes back seat to Wisconsin, others

Crain’s Chicago Business

August 30, 2017

 

New Illinois Law Could Automatically Register 1 Million Voters

Mother Jones

August 28, 2017

 

Governor Bruce Rauner Signs Automatic Voter Registration Law

WBBM (CBS), Chicago, IL

August 28, 2017

 

Substantial turnover coming to Illinois’ General Assembly

Illinois News Network

August 22, 2017

 

Board Secretary Kathy Ryg Letter: Rauner should sign automatic voter bill

Daily Herald, Chicago, IL

August 21, 2017

 

Ra Joy Letter: Let’s take the next step on voting rights

Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago, IL

August 5, 2017

 

You Thought Gerrymandering in Wisconsin Was Bad, Illinois Is Worse

Independent Voter Network

July 17, 2017

 

Brad McMillan Letter: Change the map drawing, change Illinois

Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, IL

June 20, 2017

 

Illinois gerrymandering doesn’t measure up to Wisconsin

Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago, IL

June 19, 2017

 

Supreme Court’s ruling on Wisconsin mapmaking case would impact Illinois gerrymandering

Illinois News Network

June 19, 2017

 

Rev. Al Sharp op-ed: We know this young man’s father and we are heart-broken

Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago, IL

June 16, 2017

 

New Automatic Voter Registration Bill Could Expand Voter Participation

WBBM (CBS), Chicago, IL

June 6, 2017

 

Brad McMillan interview: Partisan Gerrymandering Debate

WBMD TV, Peoria, IL

May 31, 2017

 

Brad McMillan Letter-to-the-Editor: Automatic Voter Registration Boosts Turnout

Sauk Valley Media, Sterling, IL

May 19, 2017

 

Ra Joy radio interview on WGN Radio’s “The Sunday Spin” with host Rick Pearson

WGN Radio, Chicago, IL

May 14, 2017

 

Letter: Automatic registration makes voting more fair

Daily Herald

April 17, 2017

 

Letter: Honor Lincoln, expand voting access

Quad-City Times

April 15, 2017

 

Letter: Automatic voter registration vital to democracy

Chicago Sun-Times

April 12, 2017

 

Both sides agree legislative mapping should change, details on how and when are murky

Illinois News Network

April 10, 2017

 

Presidential Inauguration; US DOJ Investigation of Chicago Police Dept

“In the Loop,” WYCC-TV

January 19, 2017

 

A new hope for redistricting reform

Northwest Herald

January 2, 2017

 

A new hope for redistricting reform

The Southern Illinoisan

January 2, 2017

 

Hope for redistricting reform

Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette

January 1, 2017

 

Why we can’t and won’t give up on redistricting reform in Illinois

Rockford Register-Star

December 30, 2016

 

A new hope for redistricting reform

Daily Herald

December 29, 2016

 

Case sparks new hope for redistricting reform

The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus

December 28, 2016

 

Editorial: Here’s hoping Wisconsin case game-changer Illinois needs

The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus

December 28, 2016

A new hope for redistricting reform

Belleville News-Democrat

December 27, 2016

 

A new hope for redistricting reform

State Journal-Register

December 25, 2016

 

Ra Joy radio interview on WTAX in Springfield, Illinois with host Joey McLaughlin

WTAX, Springfield, IL

August 29, 2016

 

Ra Joy radio interview on WJBC in Bloomington, Illinois with host Scott Laughlin

WJBC, Bloomington, IL

August 10, 2016

Ra Joy radio interview on WLDS in Jacksonville, Illinois with host Ryne Turke. Program: What’s on Your Mind?

WLDS, Jacksonville, IL

August 8, 2016

 

Ra Joy radio interview on WGN Radio’s “The Sunday Spin” with host Rick Pearson

WGN Radio, Chicago IL

July 3, 2016

 

Illinois needs redistricting changes to get other reforms

State Journal-Register

July 1, 2016

 

Ra Joy speaks at Independent Maps Press Conference at the Daley Center following oral arguments

June 30, 2016

 

Ra Joy television interview on CLTV’s “Politics Tonight” with Host Bill Moller

CLTV, Chicago, IL

June 23, 2016

 

It’s Time for Voters to Take Center Stage in Illinois

Huffington Post

June 9, 2016