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IEA’s local committee from House District 70 has unanimously chosen you as our recommended candidate for the upcoming election.

— Illinois Education Assciation - NEA

Congratulations!  You have earned the 2018 General Election endorsement of the Illinois AFL-CIO.

Your support of the Illinois AFL-CIO on issues affecting the working men and women of Illinois earned you the endorsement of the State Federation Executive Board.

— Illinois AFL-CIO

“The Illinois Federation of Teachers is very proud to endorse one of our own, Paul Stoddard, for State Representative,” said IFT President Dan Montgomery. “As an educator and local union leader, Paul is a strong supporter of working people and the unions who give them a voice. He will fight to increase the minimum wage and make sure “right to work” never comes to Illinois. He has always stood up for his community, and we’re proud to stand with him in this campaign.”

— Illinois Federation of Teachers

"We look forward [to] working with you to win real improvements in the lives of the people of Illinois and to promote the public interest."

— Citizen Action Illinois

"We value your support of policies that protect and foster the sexual and reproductive health and rights of individuals, families, and communities."

— Planned Parenthood Illinois Action

"Your support of workers' rights, strong record of public service and commitment to your community and other matters affecting working families are significant reasons Teamsters Joint Council 25 is dedicated to your campaign."

— Teamsters Joint Council 25

Your support of issues affecting professional nurses in Illinois earned you our endorsement.

— Illinois Nurses Association

On the County Board, Stoddard led an effort several years ago to be more inclusive, inviting Republicans who were in the minority party to chair committees. That’s applause-worthy compromise...Go with [him], voters. He’s better prepared for the job. — Chicago Tribune
Illinois AFL-CIO
Lisa Atluri
Chicago Laborers' District Council
Charlie Larson
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