Indivisible Chicago – South Side to Host Candidate Forum for the Illinois 1st District

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On Thursday, January 23, Indivisible Chicago- South Side will host a candidate forum with the four Democratic candidates for the Illinois 1st Congressional District.


Thursday, January 23, 2020
7:30-9:00 PM
First Unitarian Church
5650 S. Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637


  • Bobby Rush, Incumbent
  • Robert Emmons, Jr.
  • Sarah Gad
  • Ameena Matthews

Submit a question

By agreement with the candidates, questions will be provided to them in advance. To make sure the questions best represent the issues that are of greatest importance to the community, we are soliciting questions. If you have a question for the candidates use this link to submit it for consideration BY JANUARY 18. Just as in an open forum, time limitations will require us to limit the number of questions. From the questions submitted, we will choose a set that represent the most widespread concerns of the community.

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Born on the 4th of July, Kelly has always been a firecracker, leading a revolution of girls sitting at the boys’ lunch table in 2nd grade and founding Young Independents in high school. Since earning her Masters, Kelly has spent the past 15 years as a university administrator. In the fall of 2017, Kelly co-created the Two Broads Talking Politics Podcast with her friend Sophy. As producer and co-host, Kelly quickly built the podcast into a nationally recognized interview show, featuring Democratic candidates, activists, and authors around the country. She lives in Chicago with her husband & two sons.

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