Sunday, May 3, 2009

Gov. Quinn Addresses Steelworkers

Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn speaks at a rally at Federal Plaza in downtown Chicago to protest the shutdown of the ArcelorMittal steel mill in Hennepin, Ill. Despite a $48 million profit last year, the Hennepin steel mill has been idle since December 2008, laying off 300 steelworkers.

Democrat Elected Officials

  • Effingham County Board Distric G-Doug McCain
  • Effingham County Treasurer - Steve Dasenbrock
  • Effingham County Board District C - Karen Luchtefeld

Effingham County Democrats Officers

  • Chairman - Audrey Griffith
  • First Vice Chairman - Dan Niebrugge
  • Second Vice Chairman - Allen Wente
  • Secretary - James Hammer
  • Treasurer - Shirley McEvers