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

 

Chairman Doug House on
The Wayne Besen Show

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

  • Annual Cinco De Mayo Fundraiser 5/6/16 The Rock Island County Democratic Party, Hispanic Caucus will be hosting it's Annual Cinco De Mayo Fundraiser on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2016, 12:23 PM by RI County Democrats
  • Richard "Quijas" Brunk Fundraiser 4/28/16 Former Congressman Phil Hare and Former Illinois State Senator Denny Jacobs Invite you to join them at a Fundraiser and Re-Election Campaign Kick-Off For Richard “Quijas” Brunk(Democrat ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2016, 12:21 PM by RI County Democrats
  • Kai Swanson Fundraiser: 4/26/16 Please join Kai Swanson  for a Swedish Meatball Supper on Tuesday, April 26th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the Laborer's Hall which is located at 2835 ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2016, 12:19 PM by RI County Democrats
  • Blackhawk Township Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner 3/3/16 Blackhawk Township Corned Beef & Cabbage DinnerPlease Join the BLACKHAWK TOWNSHIP OFFICIALS for their Annual CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE DINNER on Thursday, March 3, 2016 from 4:30 - 7:30 pm ...
    Posted Feb 26, 2016, 7:18 AM by RI County Democrats
  • NAACP 72nd District Candidates Forum: 3/3/16 NAACP 72nd District Candidates ForumRock Island County NAACP'sPrimary Candidates' Forum When Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. (The doors will open at 6 p ...
    Posted Feb 26, 2016, 7:18 AM 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