Making Democracy Work

Getting and Staying on the Ballot Presentation

Did you miss the "Getting and Staying on the Ballot presentation? Click here to see the slides from the presentation and the complete manual for prospective candidates.

Thinking about running for local office? "Getting and Staying on the Ballot" was presented by Greg Smith, a partner with the law firm of Klein, Thorpe & Jenkins, Ltd., who provides legal counsel to local governments, their elected officials and staffs.

Click here to see the slides from the presentation and the complete manual for prospective candidates.

Includes the State of Illinois Candidate's Guide 2017 and the State of Illinois Election and Campaign Finance Calendar 2017. Both were compiled by the State Board of Elections.

"Getting and Staying on the Ballot" was co-sponsored by the League of Wilmette Voters of Wilmette, Winnetka/Northfield/Kenilworth, and Glenview/Glencoe, and the Wilmette Public Library.