Actor Bradley Whitford headlined Tammy Duckworth fundraiser

SHARE Actor Bradley Whitford headlined Tammy Duckworth fundraiser

WASHINGTON–West Wing star Bradley Whitford headlined a fundraiser on Monday for Rep. Tammy Duckworth D-Ill. at the Hancock Building in Chicago.

Whitford played Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman in the popular show about the White House.

June 30 marked the end of the second fund-raising quarter and the event was billed on the invitation as “an End of Quarter (Beginning of Summer) Reception” at the home of Scott Kluth, the founder of Couponcabin. Duckworth’s finance chair is Willis Group executive and Democratic activist John Atkinson.

The price points:

• $1,000 Host

• $500 Sponsor

• $250 Individual


The Latest
Happy with a transgender female partner, reader considers moving away to somewhere less judgmental.
carrol shooting 03092018-1.jpg
Attack in Chicago Lawn leaves 1 shot, 1 wounded
A 32-year-old man and 27-year-old man were in the 3200 block of West 71st Street about 7:19 p.m. when three men approached them and battered them, police said. The 32-year-old was also shot in the left leg.
At least 29 people were wounded, including one person who died, in shootings in Chicago from about 9 p.m. Saturday through Sunday afternoon, according to police.
The Sox slugger is still not fond of DH duty, but he grins and bears it.