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Jacob Alfarah

Jacob Alfarah is a Spring 2018 intern at PPI. Jacob is originally from Orland Park, IL, a southwest suburb of Chicago. He attends school in central Massachusetts at the College of the Holy Cross. At Holy Cross, he is majoring in English with a Middle Eastern Policy Minor. Previously, he interned for the Brad Schneider campaign and later his district office in Illinois.

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By / 3.26.2018

Is moderate Democrat turnout in recent special elections an indicator of what’s to come? It was down to the wire, but Rep. Dan Lipinski’s victory over a left-wing challenger in Illinois’ primary election this week keeps alive a moderate Democrat winning streak. Lipinski, who represents Illinois’s 3rd Congressional District, narrowly edged out challenger Marie Newman […]