President James Beverly III

Communications Director Chloe Miller

media releases:

September 10, 2021: Statement Supporting President Biden’s COVID Response Plan

July 27, 2021: Statement Urging Representatives to Support the Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2021

June 22, 2021: Response to the University of Illinois’ COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

June 16, 2021: Statement Urging Illinois State Senate to Pass Substantive Climate Legislation

January 13, 2021: Statement Supporting Impeachment of President Donald J. Trump

October 23, 2020: Statement Regarding NIU Polling Location Closure

August 14, 2020: College Democrats of Illinois Endorse First Slate of Congressional Candidates

May 29, 2020: Joint Statement on the resolution to condemn police brutality.

Past Media releases:

January 8: News Release on the formation of Illinois College Democrats PAC.

January 8, 2018: NBC Chicago covers our Democratic Attorney General Candidates Forum.

October 2: Our statement regarding the events of October 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

September 17: Our President and Political Director, Jack McNeil and Kevin Oyakawa, appeared on Indivisible Chicago’s Podcast! Check it out below:

August 14: Read our statement on the atrocities committed in Charlottesville, Virginia here.

July 26: In response to the President’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the United States armed forces, our President, Jack McNeil, signed on to this statement from College Democrats of America.

June 27: Read our open letter to Governor Rauner regarding the HLC’s announcement that public higher ed in Illinois may lose accreditation here: Open Letter re: accreditation.