The Elk Grove Times was there:
Christine Cegelis, the leading Democratic challenger for the seat held by U.S. Rep. Henry Hyde, R-6th, summarized the theme behind the standing-room-only meeting.If you like the idea of Democratic candidates who are something other than GOP-lite, you may wanna click here.
"It's time for us to speak out, be bold and have a bold agenda. We shouldn't be afraid to embrace our Democratic ideals," she said.
"This is our building year, the time for us to build a campaign so that in 2006, we will steamroll through these elections."