Restoring America's Democracy

Restoring America's Democracy

A symposium sponsored by The Dirksen Congressional Center in partnership with the Institute for Principled Leadership in Public Service at Bradley University.


Register online or by phone at (309) 677-2820
Admission is FREE

Date and Time

November 10, 2017
8:30 am - Noon


Bradley University Peplow Pavilion
Hayden-Clark Alumni Center Ballroom


Bradley University President Gary Roberts

Brad McMillan, Executive Director, Institute for Principled Leadership in Public Service

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

Abe Scarr, Director of Illinois PIRG

Cynthia Canary, CHANGE Illinois

State Representative Mike Unes

Dr. John Fortier, Director for Bipartisan Policy Center

Congressman Darin LaHood

Dan Tierney, No Labels Executive Council

Dr. Megan Remmel, Assistant Professor Political Science, Bradley University

Muhammad Safdari, Facebook Project Manager for Civic Engagement

Congresswoman Robin Kelly

William Bessler, Bradley MBA student

Amber Huett-Garcia - (recent Bradley graduate) Running for Tennessee State Legislature as a Democrat

Jason Blumenthal - (recent Bradley graduate) Running for Illinois State Legislature as a Republican

View a list of speakers and topics