Local Elections 2020 – Think National. Donate Local.

While national elections garner the headlines, we cannot overstate the importance of electing leaders at the local and state level who share our values and can lead us through trying times.

Traditional campaigning in the age of Covid-19 presents unique challenges for our candidates to present their views and, importantly, raise funds to conduct their campaigns. Here is an overview of our Lake County (Illinois) candidates as well as important congressional campaigns:

Lake County Illinois

Eric Rinehart – Lake County State’s Attorney Candidate



Jennifer Banek Lake County CoronerJennifer Banek – Lake County Coroner Candidate

Lake County Board of Commissioners

Paras Parekh for Lake County BoardParas Parekh – Lake County Board of Commissioners Candidate District 12
Lake Forest, Knollwood and portions of Deerfield, Highland Park and Bannockburn


Carissa Casbon – Lake County Board of Commissioners Candidate District 7
Including portions of Gurnee and Third Lake


Gina Roberts – Lake County Board of Commissioners Candidate District 4
Winthrop Harbor, Wadsworth, and portions of Zion and Beach Park.

United States Congress

Congressman Brad Schneider – 10th District Incumbent


Congresswoman Lauren Underwood – 14th District Incumbent



Congressman Sean Casten – 6th District Incumbent


Local (Lake County) Political Organizations

The Moraine Township Democrats work to elect Democratic candidates at the local, state and federal level. Click here to support their efforts.


Tenth DemsTenth Dems has helped elect Democrats at all levels of government within Illinois’ 10th Congressional District. Support them here.