PEORIA -- Here's a chance to support the Democrats in your district, regardless of where you live in central Illinois. From an email:
The Greater Peoria Progressive Democrats of American chapter is holding a picnic/talk with local congressional candidates.
When: Saturday, July 14, 12 Noon to 3 pm
4909 W. Farmington Road
Peoria, IL 61604
Please join Greater Peoria Progressive Democrats and Peoria County Democrats for a picnic lunch in the ITOO Hall outdoor pavilion. Meet Democratic Congressional candidates, Cheri Bustos, Steve Waterworth and Dr. David Gill.
Also invited are Illinois Senator Dave Koehler, Illinois State Representative Jehan Gordon, other area Democratic candidates and office holders and all Democrats and progressives.
Hosted by Greater Peoria Progressive Democrats and Peoria County Democrats.
Hot dog platters are $5 and hamburger platters are $8.
For more information and to RSVP, please call (309)825-0233 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here's a flier: