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It’s always my honor to support the programs and ongoing initiatives of Women Everywhere. Thank you for your commitment to those who are a few footsteps behind us.

Highlights of a wonderful evening with my supporters in the Southland. Thanks DWSS President Vivian Covinton & TEAM CC! Remember — Before you walk out the door, Punch 164!

This Is Our Moment! We have the power to make history by electing the first African American Woman to the Illinois Supreme Court. Before you walk out the door, Punch 164!

It’s always a privilege to talk with aspiring members of the Illinois Bar. Thank you UIC-John Marshall for inviting me to share my journey to the bench and beyond.

Arab American Democratic Club – Candidates Forum. The room was packed!!!! Thanks for the opportunity to address the crowd.

Enjoyed worshiping with Pastor January and the Vernon Park Churh of God family. Thank you for welcoming me!

If it’s Sunday morning — it must be time for worship. Thank you Pastor Johnny Miller and Mt. Vernon for the word, worship and the fellowship.

There’s a reason why everybody in these photos is way taller than me. They’re the father’s of the NBA players spending time mentoring Robbins’ youth. Thanks Mayor Ward!

Valentine’s Evening in Lynwood with one of the Southland’s best hosts — Mayor Eugene Williams — and he supports Justice Cobbs for Supreme Court. Thanks Mayor!

It’s last Saturday already! Thanks to the Asian American Coalition of Chicago for hosting a great event which showcased America’s diverse cultures and common interests.

Congratulations to Northern Illinois alumni Judge Rouhy Shalabi, Judge Sheree Henry & Cannabis Advisor Toi Hutchinson. Also — best of luck to all of the 1, 2 and 3Ls in the room.

Blessed to be in attendance at the Pastors & Musicians Prayer Breakfast. Thank you Pastor James Bryson for your warm welcome.

Because Seniors Matter! Happy to share information about the Race to the Illinois Supreme Court! PUNCH 164!!!

Celebrating the life and contributions of the Honorable Notorious RBG for her contributions to the law. Even got a photo with her son. Check me out in an RBG jabot!

Stopped to chat with a few of the members at Liberty Baptist.

As a PK (Preacher’s Kid), I started Sunday morning in the tradition of every PK — at church with the Emmaus Community where Rev. Dr. Alize Barrymore serves as the Pastor. Blessed to have been at the gathering.

Morgan State University — my alma mater — is Maryland’s largest HBCU and — in my opinion— one of the best in the country. Today the Alumni Association – Chicago Chapter met. I was back in the mix. FAIR MORGAN!

Westside Coalition. Thank you for the opportunity to present.

E.O. Annie Smith & Angel of God Resource Center are making a difference in our community. Thank you for your service!

The real power in the POWER 92.3 studio are the three individuals who flank me, and their generation of voters. On March 17, 2020, let’s join generations and make history together. LET’S DO THIS!

Celebrating Black History Month at Hartzell Memorial in song, drums and words. Thank you Rev. Andrea and the Hartzell church family. “We are an Afrikan people.”

This year — like ever year — I dressed up to spend an evening with Equality Illinois where all the stars (aka Elected Officials) could be found. We Are One!

BLACK HISTORY MONTH Celebrating Miss Ida Platt, the first African American Woman licensed to practice law in Illinois and a fellow alumnae of Chicago-Kent Law School.

The Golden Baton Group — African American Entrepreneurs — pairing today’s and tomorrow’s business leaders for future success. Visionary! Huge thanks to Cecil Wilson, Founder.

The race to serve on the Illinois Supreme Court continues. I was privileged to share my knowledge about the work of the Court at a recent forum hosted by the Appellate Lawyers Association. THANKS!

Last evening, the Palantine Dems hosted a Candidates Forum. Grateful for the opportunity to present my qualifications to the voters assembled.

Privileged to have been a participant in the Delta Sigma Theta, Inc., JASSAC “Wake Up & Be Counted” nonpartisan political event. THANKS!

Thanks to Judge Maryam Ahmad (ret.), Public Defender Amy Campenelli and the Cook County State’s Attorneys Office, hundreds of Cook County drivers had their drivers licences reinstated this weekend. THANKS!

In January, for the past 5 years, I have had the honor of swearing in the newly elected officers of the Democratic Womem of the South Suburbs. I hope to be invited back in year 6. Thank you DWSS for your service in the Southland and Congratulations to the newly sworn officers!

Last evening White House Correspondent April Ryan shared her triumps and her trials as a White House Correspondent. It’s all in the book. Inspiring! And to top it all off — she and I are both Morgan State University grads. FAIR MORGAN!

Like so many, my yesterday was filled with celebrations and commemorations of the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Because his sacrifice was real, the dream of freedom in America is realized.

TEAM CC Maryland Paint & Sip Party in support of my candidacy for Illinois Supreme Court! Shout out to a very special host committee: Nick, Stacey, Heather & Jennifer.

Celebrating Asian Lunar New Year with Commissioner Josina Morita. It’s the Year of the Rat!

Sunday Morning — From St. Sabina to Zion Grove to Acme Missionary Baptist — “Glad to be in the Service . . .”

All across the country, and here in the City of Chicago, people of all races and religions pause to pay homage to one who sacrificed so much so that we might enjoy the promise of justice and liberty for all. LEST WE FORGET!

Florida Team CC — PART II — Miami
Great making new friends during this historic run for the Illinois Supreme Court. Thanks again to one of our Florida hosts, Jeanna Knight and to the campaigns newest supporters —- Team CC Miami!

Florida Team CC — Part I — Bonita Springs
Thanks to our fantastic hosts, Chuck Walls and Jeanna Knight, and to all of our wonderful Chicago snowbird supporters.

Congratulations to all of the newly sworn Cook County Associate Judges! As the former Director of the Illinois courts, I was privileged to oversee the Associate Judge appointment process for every circuit court throughout the state. You’re the best of the class this year. All the best!

In January 2015, I was sworn in as an Appellate Court Justice by Supreme Court Justice Charles E. Freeman, one who has encouraged me, supported me, and guided my legal and judicial footsteps since 1989. I remain grateful and honored.

Saturday Morning at Operation PUSH recognizing Women Empowerment. Congratulations to all of the honorees and thank you Rev. Jackson for your constant message of HOPE.

Fair Morgan ~ “We pledge thee our love, we pledge thee our faith, whatever the future may bring.” How about a Morganite on the Illinois Supreme Court? Election Day is March 17, 2020. Let’s Do This!

Wonderful to see and meet so many wonderful people out in their finery enjoying the Annual Chicago Assembly Gala. Thanks for the invite!

Doubly Blessed to worship at Pleasant Green Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Walter Matthew’s. Thanks for your hospitality, support and your prayers.

Blessed to worship at New Covenant Baptist Church with Rev. Stephen Thurston. Thanks for the hospitality!

I met so many talented authors at the Soulful Holiday Book Fair hosted by Queen Assadah in Hyde Park. Thanks Queen!

Stopped by Calumet City for the Annual Secret Santa Luncheon & Toy Drive. Great job Aldermen Ramonde Williams and DeAndre Tillman.

Supporting Sarah’s Circle, a non-profit organization serving homeless women on Chicago’s northside, with the 46th Ward Dems.

Chicago’s westside at Congressman Danny Davis Xmas Celebration Dinner. Thanks Congressman.

Pastor’s Prayer Breakfast, Pastor T.L. Barrett wished us a “Mary” Christmas, Bishop Shirley Coleman admonished us to be “On Fire” and I asked the attendees to pray for me as I campaign to become the first African American to serve on the Illinois Supreme Court.

Olympia Fields Holiday Party ~~ Making Spirits Bright

Supporting the Calahan Foundation Annual Scholarship Gala

Annual Christmas Dinner for the Homeless. Thanks to all of our service partners, including South Suburban PADS. Proud Board Member since 2011.

Always a blessing to be in the company of Apostle Carl White, Jr., even in party mode. Thanks Apostle White and the Southland Ministerial Health Network.

Always happy to support the charitable activities of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois. Thank you for your generosity to those less fortunate than some.

LAGBAG Diversity Holiday Reception at Sidley & Austin – Chicago. Always great to see dear friends like Matthew Janusch.

The Worth Township Dems Holiday Party — but not all of the fun. Thanks for the photo op Committeewoman Murphy and Mr. B.

Ida B. Wells Legacy Committee. Black Women’s Economic and Political Power Hosted by Ida’s Legacy Founder: Delmarie Cobb

New Faith Baptist Church International In Celebration ~~ A Royal Christmas

Plenty of Holiday Cheer to go Around — South Suburban Links Holiday Brunch

Ringing in the holidays with Matteson Mayor Sheila Chalmers Currin and some of the Southland’s notable elected officials. I am Southland Proud!

Tis’ the Season — Enjoying time with friends — new and old — at Marvin & Allison Brustin’s Annual Holiday Party at the Alahambra, Chicago.

Petition Sheets Counted; Properly Notarized and Securely Bound — all 2,272 sheets.
THANKS COOK COUNTY VOTERS!

Thank you to Chief Mitchell Davis and the South Suburban Chiefs Association for allowing me to address the body. I was honored to be asked to swear in the new Secretary, Chief Maninno and the Sargent at Arms, Chief Dominqez. Congratulations Chiefs!

Annual Arab American Bar Association Judicial Reception. It just gets better every year! Thanks AABA.

TEAM COBBS in full petition circulatiom mode! Great Teamwork. Thanks to you and to all of the Cook County registered voters who signed my petition.

Great start to a Monday morning. Seniors and Sweet Rolls. Thanks for your hospitality!

Celebrating the 30th Black & Gold Gala with the men of Alpha Phi Alpha.

The drive continues. Thanks Homewood Commuters!

Thanks to every Cook County Registered Voter who paused on a frigid Sunday morning to learn about the campaign and to sign my nominating petition.

TEAM COBBS supporting the Bloom Township Dems.

Celebrating the contributions of a fellow Chicago Kent Alum — Civil Rights Attorney Standish Willis.  Thanks Stan!

Honoring our Seniors and our Veterans with the Riverdale Park District’s Board of Commissioners

Personal endorsement of Park Forest Mayor Jonathan Vanderbilt. Thanks Mayor!

Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition hosted by Chicago Kent’s Moot Court Honor Society

Supporting the Worth Township Dems

Cook County Democratic Party’s Annual Cocktail Party

Happy Birthday Mayor Tyrone Ward — and thanks for your support!

New Faith Baptist Church International — still home.

Kick off Fundraiser for Senator Mike Hastings. All the Best Senator!

Annual Cook County Suburban Publishers Party

Greater Open Door Missionary Baptist Church

South Suburban Region Black Chamber of Commerce – Women in Business Luncheon

Team Cobbs Fundraiser at the Krazy Hog in Glenwood

Chinese American Bar Association

South Suburban PADS (Public Action to Deliver Shelter)

Northfield Women Dems

New Trier Dems at their Annual Fall Dinner

Enjoyed celebrating 25 years of excellence with the Puerto Rican Bar Association

“Women as the Turning Point for Peace.” – Annual Conference of the Global Women’s Peace Network

The Advocates Society hosts the Annual Judges Night 2019

Chesterfield Community Council

Metropolitan Community Church family

Annual Turn It Blue Luncheon at the Idlewild Country Club

Indo-American Democratic Organization Dinner

The Originator of “Men for Cobbs” Mr. Adam Shorter

Introducing TEAM CC’s personal security detail —- The Chicago Police Department’s Survivors. Thanks Survivors!

Apostle Carl White, Jr. Public Statement of Support

Palos Township Democratic Organization

Sista Strut 2019 – Chicago

Celebrating 63 Municipalities which comprise the Chicago Southland

Homewood Fall Fest 2019