Johnny Hap Running In 5th District
...of Illinois, that is. He's a progressive, anti-war Democrat
and seems to have an intention to actually do things if elected. Which differentiates him from much of the mainstream party at present.
The party might actually be saved with some new blood--the Republicans did it in 1994 and the Democrats could now--if they weren't so busy trying to remove progressives like, say, Paul Hackett just the other day
, from the party.
So click here to find out more about Mr. Hap
, and if you're not from the 5th but know someone who is, by all means pass it on. This is the kinda Democrat of which we need lots, lots more.