Chicago, ILÂ â€“ Democratic Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky announced her strong support of 46th Ward Aldermanic candidate James Cappleman.Â
Cappleman â€“ a former teacher, social worker and community advocate â€“ is in the April 5th run-off election to replace retiring Alderman Emily Stewart..Â Schakowsky joins a growing number of progressive voices supporting Cappleman, who also has the endorsement of the 46th Ward Democrats, State Senator Heather Steans, former State Senator and former Aldermanic candidate
â€œI endorse James Cappleman because heâ€™ll fight for progressive values in the.Â Weâ€™ll work together to fight right-wing attempts to roll back important rights.Â I know he has the values and experience to make a difference working for the 46th ward.Â Progressives need James Cappleman as Alderman.â€
â€œCongresswoman Jan Schakowsky is one of the most effective and respected leaders in our community,â€ said Cappleman.Â â€œVoters in the 46th ward trust her ability and her judgment.Â Iâ€™m honored to have her endorsement and Iâ€™m looking forward to working with her to improve our neighborhoods.â€
Please visit www.JamesForChange.com to learn more about James Capplemanâ€™s background and his views on important issues.