Posted February 24, 2020
In case you missed it in the Daily Herald, Carissa announced that she has been endorsed by Congresswoman Lauren Underwood and her Farm Team PAC, a political action committee founded by Congresswoman Lauren Underwood to elect exceptional candidates to state and local office across the 14th congressional district.
“I’m running for the Lake County Board to bring transparency, responsibility and a sense of community to our county government. That’s why I’m proud to receive the endorsement of Congresswoman Lauren Underwood and the Farm Team PAC.
Of the announcement, Congresswoman Lauren Underwood said, "As a mother, entrepreneur and teacher, Carissa Casbon understands the needs of Lake County families, “ said Congresswoman Lauren Underwood. “Carissa has been an exceptional leader as President of the Milburn District #24 school board, helping to successfully transition the district to a budgetary surplus and cutting property taxes for local residents. She has the experience to rein in wasteful spending and will be a diligent steward of taxpayer dollars for all Lake County families. The Farm Team is proud to endorse her campaign for Lake County Board District 7.”
Carissa Casbon joins 13 other state and local candidates across northern Illinois receiving an endorsement.
The Farm Team PAC is dedicated to supporting exceptional candidates running for state and local offices across the 14th Congressional district in Illinois. Congresswoman Underwood launched the Farm Team PAC in September of 2019 to support candidates in various state and local offices including — the statehouse, county office, county boards, and judicial courts. The Farm Team PAC will recruit, train, and financially support candidates in DeKalb, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will Counties. Learn more about the Farm Team PAC at farmteampac.com.