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The Nation, “Marie Newman Could Shape the Future of the Democratic Party”

The Nation, “Marie Newman Could Shape the Future of the Democratic Party”

The congressional candidate in Illinois is challenging incumbent Dan Lipinski’s betrayals—and her party’s conservative tendencies. By Rebecca Grant The banner that read “Marie Newman: Democrat for Congress” was sandwiched between a trailer for a beauty salon and a dashing troupe of …

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Teen Vogue, “Illinois congressional candidate Marie Newman talks about why she’s determined to beat Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) in 2020”

Teen Vogue, “Illinois congressional candidate Marie Newman talks about why she’s determined to beat Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) in 2020”

BY MARIE NEWMAN JULY 17, 2019 In 2018, Americans elected the most diverse Congress in our country’s history. What this tells me is that not only are more people running for office, but more people are engaging in politics, volunteering on campaigns, talking …

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Chicago Sun-Times, “Marie Newman officially jumps in Democratic primary against Rep. Dan Lipinski”

Chicago Sun-Times, “Marie Newman officially jumps in Democratic primary against Rep. Dan Lipinski”

By Lynn Sweet | April 16, 2019 WASHINGTON – Democrat Marie Newman, after spending several months exploring a rematch against Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Ill., on Tuesday made it official and said she would run again for the seat, setting up the biggest …

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The Hill.TV, “Meet Illinois Dem challenger Marie Newman”

The Hill.TV, “Meet Illinois Dem challenger Marie Newman”

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Center for Responsive Politics, “Primary challengers looking to repeat AOC magic face uphill battle in 2020”

Center for Responsive Politics, “Primary challengers looking to repeat AOC magic face uphill battle in 2020”

After a midterm cycle featuring a number of high-profile upsets, a few House Democrats are already facing primary challengers in advance of 2020. But candidates looking to repeat the success of Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) or Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) have a tough path forward. …

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Vox, “The Democratic Party is protecting one of its last anti-abortion members in a safe blue district”

Vox, “The Democratic Party is protecting one of its last anti-abortion members in a safe blue district”

CHICAGO — In 1990, Patti Ernst was 35 years old and 16 weeks pregnant and found herself in a devastating medical situation. Her water had broken five months early, during a prenatal procedure testing for abnormalities that went horribly wrong. …

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