Welcome to the Rock Island County Democratic Party Website
Office Hours:   Office hours are currently intermittent (on an as needed basis). Please contact our office if you need an appointment to come in or have any questions.  You can email us at ricodemocrats@gmail.com or call and leave a message and we'll return your call as soon as possible.
Phone: (309)786-8337

Thank you for visiting the official website of the Rock Island County Democratic Central Committee. Our Party is known as a powerhouse in Downstate Illinois politics. We hope that you will find this website helpful in learning about the ways Democrats serve Rock Island County and how you can become involved in the Democratic Party. Please browse the links to the left and let us know how we can better serve you and your family.

VOTER REGISTRATION: You may need to register if:

  • You are a first time voter who will be 18 on or before November 8, 2016;
  • You are new to Rock Island County;
  • You have moved since you last registered or voted;
  • You have had a name change;
  • You have had a felony conviction but are no longer incarcerated.
  (County Clerk's Office must receive this no later than March 10th  in order to mail out a ballot.)

VIDEOS

Labor Day 2015 with Hillary Clinton


WHBF - "Our Quad Cities" with Jim Niedelman - Trump might be poll proof: 9/13/2015 http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/31947/5965025

WHBF - "Our Quad Cities" with Jim Niedelman – Hare hopes Trump wins republican nomination: 8/23/2015 http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/31947/5929430



Click here to access the Illinois Online Voter Registration Application Website

VOTER PRECINCTS MAP: Click here to view or download the Voter Precincts map. (Note: once you've opened the pdf map, you can zoom and pan within the map and print the section that's in your view. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the office at (309) 786-8337.



Recent Announcements

  • Meet and Greet the Candidates: 2/11/16 Meet and greet the candidates @ Gaines Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church which is located at311 19th Street in East Moline, IL. On Thursday, February 11th, 2016 from 5:30 ...
    Posted by RI County Democrats
  • John McGehee Fundraiser 2/10/16 John McGehee, the Rock Island County State's Attorney, would like to invite you to "The State's Attorney's Office Address and Update for 2016" Fundraiser on Wednesday ...
    Posted by RI County Democrats
  • Kelly Fisher Fundraiser 2/9/16 Please Join Rock Island County Recorder, Kelly Fisher for her 4th Annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Fundraiser on Tuesday February 9, 2016 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm at Icons ...
    Posted by RI County Democrats
  • RI/SRI Township Democrats Chili Supper 2/2/16 ROCK ISLAND/SOUTH ROCK ISLANDTOWNSHIP DEMOCRATS"Chili Supper" Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016Rock Island Elks Lodge #9802117 Fourth Avenue, Rock Island, ILServing Chili, Hot Dogs, Chips, Vegetables ...
    Posted Jan 25, 2016, 10:58 AM by RI County Democrats
  • Prevailing wage is good for veterans By Gary Wetzel - Courtesy of rrstar.comAmong the many well-documented difficulties faced by America’s returning veterans is an unacceptably high unemployment rate rooted in the challenge of ...
    Posted Jan 4, 2016, 1:23 PM by RI County Democrats
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DEMOCRATS WORKING FOR YOU!

PRESIDENT & VICE PRESIDENT
     BARACK OBAMA & JOE BIDEN

US SENATOR
     DICK DURBIN

ATTORNEY GENERAL
    LISA MADIGAN

SECRETARY OF STATE

    JESSE WHITE

ILLINOIS STATE TREASURER 
    MIKE FRERICHS


STATE REPRESENTATIVE 
    Dist. 71: MIKE SMIDDY 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

    Dist. 72: PAT VERSCHOORE

US CONGRESSWOMAN

    Dist. 17 - CHERI BUSTOS

CIRCUIT COURT CLERK
   
TAMMY WEIKERT

COUNTY CLERK

    KAREN KINNEY

COUNTY SHERIFF

    GERALD BUSTOS 

COUNTY TREASURER
    LOUISA (TERRONEZ) EWERT

COUNTY RECORDER
     KELLY FISHER

COUNTY CORONER
     BRIAN GUSTAFSON

COUNTY AUDITOR
     APRIL PALMER

STATE'S ATTORNEY
     JOHN MCGEHEE

SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

    TAMMY MUERHOFF

COUNTY BOARD
    Dist 3: MICHAEL BURNS
    Dist 4: PAT MORENO
    Dist 5: LARRY BURNS 
    Dist 6: DON JACOBS
    Dist 7: STEVEN DOYE
    Dist 8: BRIAN VYNCKE
    Dist 9: JEFF DEPPE 
    Dist 10: STEVE BALLARD 
    Dist 11: DON JOHNSTON
    Dist 13: RICHARD BRUNK
    Dist 14: GINNY SHELTON
    Dist 15: NICK CAMLIN
    Dist 16: KAI SWANSON
    Dist 17: ED LANGDON
    Dist 19: KIM CALLAWAY-THOMPSON
    Dist 20: MIA MAYBERRY
    Dist 21: SCOTT TERRY
    Dist 23: KEN “MOOSE” MARANDA 

SUPREME COURT OF ILLINOIS
    CHIEF JUSTICE: TOM KILBRIDE

DEMOCRATIC PARTY ACHIEVEMENTS

Democrats Working for the American People

  • Women's Suffrage Amendment
  • Securities and Exchange Act
  • Social Security
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Rural Electrification Act
  • Federal Home Loan Program
  • 40-Hour Work week
  • Minimum Wage
  • Overtime
  • GI Bill
  • School Lunch
  • Marshall Plan
  • NATO
  • Peace Corps
  • First Manned Moon Mission
  • Civil Rights Act
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Voting Rights Act
  • Head Start
  • Guaranteed Student Loan Program
  • Family & Medical Leave Act
  • Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
  • Health Insurance Reform
  • Bank and Financial Services Reform
  • Repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell
  • The NEW START Treaty