Erika Harold
Erika Harold, GOP candidate for Illinois attorney general in 2018

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Laura Janota, Roosevelt University, 312-341-3511 or


Illinois House Rep. Will Guzzardi of the 39th District Logan Square area, Erika N.L. Harold, the 2018 Republican candidate for Illinois attorney general, and state Rep. Lamont J. Robinson, Jr. of Chicago’s 5th District will discuss difficulties young people face in getting elected and making change during a Next Generation of Political Leaders/Running for Office panel discussion. Panelists will zero in on not only what it will take to make such an American Dream possible, but also will look at what the next generation may need to do to change today’s gridlocked politics.


Monday, Sept. 9, 2017 , 4 p.m.


Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill., 7th Floor, Ganz Hall

About Roosevelt University:

Roosevelt University, a private institution founded in 1945 on the principles of inclusion and social justice, has more than 4,200 students in five colleges. With campuses in the Chicago Loop and northwest suburban Schaumburg, Roosevelt offers 7,500 undergraduate programs and 15 graduate and doctoral programs across five colleges and online, including arts and sciences, business, performing arts, education and pharmacy. Roosevelt has been ranked the third most racially diverse private university in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report – Best Colleges Rankings. For more information, visit

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