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Cuahutemoc "Temoc" Morfin

Democratic Party Candidate for the 2nd Congressional District.



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    Temoc Morfin shakes hands at an event. The photo was posted on the candidate's Morfin for Alderman, 25th Ward, Facebook page.

    The Candidate: Cuahutemoc "Temoc" Morfin

    The Race: Democratic Party Candidate for the 2nd Illinois Legislative District.

    The Competition: Edward J. Acevedo, Josip "Joe" Trutin

    The Buzz: Cuahutemoc "Temoc" Morfin, originally from Jalisco, Mexico, immigrated to the U.S. with his family at 8-years-old.  In 1999, he began working for the Circuit Court of Cook County.  In addition, he opened the first fitness center and nutrition bar in the Pilsen community.  He currently serves as the Vice President of Morfin Construction and Vice President of the United Merchants of Pilsen Chamber of Commerce.