Recent Press

CNN, “Illinois Democrat becomes first House incumbent to lose primary in 2020”

CNN, “Illinois Democrat becomes first House incumbent to lose primary in 2020”

(CNN) Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski of Illinois became the first House incumbent to lose their primary election in 2020, CNN projects, in a victory for progressives and abortion-rights advocates who have long seen the eight-term congressman as being out of …

Read More

Vox, “Marie Newman unseats one of the last anti-abortion Democrats in Illinois’ 3rd District”

Vox, “Marie Newman unseats one of the last anti-abortion Democrats in Illinois’ 3rd District”

Rep. Dan Lipinski lost the Democratic primary to repeat challenger Marie Newman. After well over two years of trying by progressive Democrats, Rep. Dan Lipinski will no longer represent Illinois’s Third Congressional District in the House. Challenger Marie Newman defeated …

Read More

Reuters, “In Illinois U.S. House primary, liberal Democratic challenger Newman beats Lipinski”

Reuters, “In Illinois U.S. House primary, liberal Democratic challenger Newman beats Lipinski”

(Reuters) – Liberal Democrat Marie Newman beat incumbent Dan Lipinski in a U.S. House of Representatives primary race in Illinois on Tuesday, according to news reports. It was a rematch for Lipinski, a long-time congressman, and Newman, a progressive businesswoman, …

Read More

ABC7 Chicago, “Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and congressional candidate Marie Newman cast their ballots early”

ABC7 Chicago, “Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and congressional candidate Marie Newman cast their ballots early”

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and first lady Amy Eshleman cast their ballots Saturday morning. The pair voted early in the Avondale neighborhood on Chicago’s northwest side at the 35th Ward early voting site, NEIU El Centro. Democratic …

Read More

NBC5 Chicago, “Lipinski, Newman Rematch in Illinois’ 3rd District Democratic Primary, Joined by 2 Others”

NBC5 Chicago, “Lipinski, Newman Rematch in Illinois’ 3rd District Democratic Primary, Joined by 2 Others”

By Mary Ann Ahern and Shelby Bremer • March 9, 2020 One of the most closely-watched contests in Illinois’ primary election on March 17 is the Democratic race in the 3rd District – a rematch between Rep. Dan Lipinski and challenger Marie Newman, now joined …

Read More

Gazette Chicago, “Endorsements 2020: Marie Newman”

Gazette Chicago, “Endorsements 2020: Marie Newman”

Congress 3rd (D) Two years ago, Gazette Chicago endorsed Marie Newman in the 3rd District Democratic primary, as we found her progressive platform and positions on behalf of women, the LGBTQ community, access to affordable healthcare, and middle class families a breath …

Read More