2022 – General Election Endorsements

It should be noted that McHenry County NOW may only support and promote the endorsements of the Illinois NOW PAC at a State and Federal level. McHenry County NOW may endorse candidates at the local level.

National NOW PAC Endorsements

(As of September 6, 2022)

US Senate – Tammy Duckworth (D)

US House 9th District – Jan Schakowsky (D)

US House 10th District – Brad Schneider (D)

US House 11th District – Bill Foster (D)

US House 16th District – Lisa Haderlein (D)

Illinois NOW PAC Endorsements

(As of September 6, 2022)


Governor/Lt. Governor – JB Pritzker / Juliana Stratton (D)

Attorney General – Kwame Raoul (D)

Treasurer – Mike Frerichs (D)

Comptroller – Susana Mendoza (D)


26th District – Maria Peterson (D)


52nd District – Mary Morgan (D)

66th District – Suzanne Ness (D)

69th District – Peter Janko (D)

As of September 13, 2022

State Representative

IL Representative 63rd District – Brian Meyers (D)

IL Representative 64th District – Rick Konter (D) (with reservation)

IL Representative 69th District – Peter Janko (D)

McHenry County National Organization for Women

Countywide Office

McHenry County Clerk/Recorder – Mary Mahady (D)

McHenry County Treasurer – Amin Karim (D)

McHenry County Board

District 1 – Michael Vijuk (D) (with reservation)

District 2 – John Collins (D)

District 2 – Gloria Van Hof (D)

District 3 – Carolyn “Lyn” Campbell (D)

District 4 – Laura McGowen (D)

District 5 – Kelli Wegener (D)

District 6 – Chamille “Cece” Adams (D)

District 7 – Louisett (Lou) Ness (D)

“With reservation” means these candidates scored 90% on the candidate questionnaire. The other candidates scored 100%.