CHICAGO – Humanity First for Illinois PAC (HFIL) announced its endorsement of Alia Sarfraz for A Green Future for Illinois in the 2020 General Election race for Illinois House of Representatives District 52, to fill the seat vacated by four-term Republican David McSweeney.
Alia Sarfraz is an activist and legal professional with experience working for the people at the local, national, and global levels. Alia currently works in the health insurance industry as a Subrogation Paralegal in recovering and negotiating cases of those who have been wronged by another party.
Upon announcing her candidacy for Illinois House of Representatives District 52, Sarfraz made it clear that she is a candidate for the people who is committed to fighting for A Green Future for Illinois and not for corporate interests.
Statement from HFIL Director Jay La Plante on the grassroots groups endorsement of Sarfraz:
“Humanity First for Illinois is committed to a human-centered economy, political system, and environment. We can only do this when we stand up to corporate interests. Alia Sarfraz is ready to lead this fight in Springfield to build a just, equitable future that protects our environment and fights climate change.
She has a vision for an Illinois that advocates for the people over corporations and she is prepared to represent all of us in the House of Representatives to fight the corporate interests who want to continue polluting our communities, stealing our tax dollars, and rigging the system.
Humanity First for Illinois PAC is proud to stand next to Alia Sarfraz in her race for Illinois House of Representatives District 52, and we look forward to fighting alongside her as we build A Green Future for Illinois.” — Jay La Plante, Director, Humanity First for Illinois PAC
Statement from Alia Sarfraz on receiving HFIL’s 2020 A Green Future for Illinois endorsement:
Being endorsed by Humanity First for Illinois simply means a belief in the same vision and goal in being grassroots and community-driven to guarantee that people come above profit, giving a right to a safe, healthy and prosperous life. We will do this together in the land of Lincoln. We speak the same language in our values in the empowerment of future generations with education as an investment and a green future for Illinois. My run on this platform is expanding democracy to the people to ensure that basic human rights are fulfilled. This is a great honor, thank you for your recognition. — Alia Sarfraz
Humanity First for Illinois PAC is a grassroots, people-driven political action committee fighting for Humanity First initiatives in Illinois and for candidates up and down the ballot who will fight with us at the local, state, and federal levels.