The 39th Ward Democrats

The 39th Ward Democratic Organization works hard to elect progressive leaders up and down the ballot. We know the importance of elections and that starts at the local level. Led by Committeeperson & State Senator Ram Villivalam, we are committed to working in our own diverse community on getting voters to the polls so we can have the right leaders in office. Join us today!


Information Regarding the 15th Legislative District Appointment Process

To follow up on the announcement of State Rep. D’Amico’s retirement and the subsequent email as well as the social media notification that was sent out to start collecting applications, please see below for details on the open and transparent process that will take place to fill the vacancy that now exists:

1. If you would like to apply for the position of State Representative of the 15th Legislative District and would like to ensure that the respective elected committeepersons know of your interest, please send your cover letter and resume to this email address: IL15RepresentativeOpening@gmail.com by 10 PM on Friday, November 19th.

2. The interviews for the appointment and appointment itself will be conducted by the respective elected committeepersons on Tuesday, November 23rd at 2 PM at the Irish American Heritage Center 4th Floor Ballroom (4626 N. Knox Ave. Chicago, IL). The meeting will follow COVID-19 protocols. To RSVP to attend the meeting in person, please click HERE. The meeting will also be live-streamed for the general public to provide more accessibility. 

3. If you have any questions that you would like the respective elected committeepersons to ask of the candidates, please email your name, address, and question to IL15RepresentativeOpening@gmail.com



Ram Villivalam

Committee for the 15th Legislative District Appointment Process

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39th Ward of Chicago Democratic Organization
3849 W. Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL. 60659

Political Director: Joey Slater

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