Electing Education Champions
Stand for Children supports candidates who are committed to fighting for education equity and racial justice to create a brighter future for us all. We look for champions at the state and local level who are bold, substantive, and solutions-oriented – leaders who move the needle forward for the next generation and dismantle the systemic barriers holding back too many in areas including education, economic opportunity, and equity.
The Illinois General Election is on November 8, 2022.
For the November 8th General Election, the Stand for Children IL PAC considered only General Assembly candidates in contested elections. Our endorsed candidates are listed below. If you have questions, please contact us at [email protected].
(Paid for by Stand for Children Illinois PAC or Stand for Children Illinois IEC)
For the 2022 General Election, Stand for Children IL PAC endorses the following candidates for the General Assembly.
For the Illinois House:
Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz (D) 17th District
Rep. Robyn Gabel (D) 18th District
Rep. Lindsey LaPointe (D) 19th District
Rep. Janet Yang Rohr (D) 41st District
Rep. Fred Crespo (D) 44th District
Diane Blair-Sherlock (D) 46th District
Rep. Barbara Hernandez (D) 50th District
Rep. Mark Walker (D) 53rd District
Rep. Michelle Mussman (D) 56th District
Rep. Daniel Didech (D) 59th District
Rep. Joyce Mason (D) 61st District
Laura Faver Dias (D) 62nd District
Rep. Suzanne Ness (D) 66th District
Gregg Johnson (D) 72nd District
Rep. Anne Stava-Murray (D) 81st District
Rep. Keith Wheeler (R) 83rd District
Sharon Chung (D) 91st District
Rep. Amy Elik (R) 111th District
Rep. Katie Stuart (D) 112th District
For the Illinois Senate:
Sen. Laura Fine (D) 9th District
Sen. Dan McConchie (R) 26th District
Mary Edly-Allen (D) 31st District
Sen. Doris Turner (D) 48th District
Sen. Kris Tharp (D) 56th District
(Paid for by Stand for Children IL PAC)