Sep 21

Marchers needed for NIU Homecoming parade

Come show your Huskie spirit and march with the Democrats in the 2015 NIU Homecoming parade on October 22, 2015. We will be lining up at 6 pm with parade kickoff at 7. Staging is in the NIU Art Building parking lot. Please join us!

NIU Homecoming Parade Info

Sep 21

2015 Sycamore Pumpkin Parade

Sunday, October 25th the DeKalb County Democratic Party will be marching again in the 2015 Sycamore Pumpkin Parade and we welcome all intersted candidates and supporters. We will be staging on Borden Avenue starting at 12:00 with kick off expected at 1:00 pm. We don’t know our staging number yet but just go to Borden and look for the cool kids!

Sep 21

Nominating petitions now available

Nominating petitions are now available for precinct committee people, county board, and county and statewide offices. The first day to circulate petitions was September 1, 2015. Filing begins November 23, 2015 and ends November 30.

To obtain a candidate’s packet or nominating petition, go to:

2016 County Wide Office Packet

2016 County Board Packet

2016 Precinct Committeemen Packet

For more information on nominating petitions, contact Marj at

Oct 22

2015 Paul Simon Awards Dinner

2013 Paul Simon Awards DinnerThe DeKalb County Democrats’ will be hosting the 2015 Paul Simon Fundraiser Dinner on October 15th, at Hopkins Park Terrace Room located at 1403 Sycamore Road in DeKalb from 6:30-9:30 pm. Tickets are $50 per person $20 for students). Sponsorship of an 8-person table is $500. For more information please contact Ellingsworth Webb at 815-508-2316 or Jackie Schmack at 815-757-2056.