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Leslie Coolidge

Democratic Party Candidate for Sixth Congressional District of Illinois



    The Candidate: Leslie Coolidge

    The Race: Taking on incumbent Peter Roskam for the Sixth Congressional District of Illinois.

    The Competition: Peter Roskam

    The Buzz: Coolidge is a certified public accountant. She is an environmental activist, standing to protect the environment for future generations, and has a firm stance to not let our environment deteriorate. Coolidge plans to bring back American jobs as well as strengthen the middle class. Coolidge states to ensure that the upper class pays its proper share of taxes. She worked as an external auditor for clients from Fortune 500 multinational companies.