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Ilya Sheyman's Profile

Ilya Sheyman is executive director of Political Action. He was a Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress in Illinois' 10th District. Ilya previously worked as an organizer with Democracy for America, TrueMajority and A+ Illinois.

Real Name: Ilya Sheyman

Gender: Male

Location: Waukegan, Illinois, United States of America

Occupation: Director, Political Action

Home Page:

Twitter: @sheyman2012

Diaries published: 32 (593 days since last diary on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 12:22 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 151 (593 days since last comment on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 03:47 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 2879

Total Comment Ratings: 2513

Most Recommended Diary: Torture: Will ABC ask the question? (UPDATE 3) (Smoking Gun Video), 226 comments, 876 recommends

People Following Ilya Sheyman: 7

Ilya Sheyman's Most Recent Diaries:

Kossacks -- Let's be honest, after years of Republican gerrymandering, taking back the House in 2014 will not be easy. But what seemed far-fetched before--winning a Democratic majority in Congress ...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 12:22 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Last week, I was glad to have the opportunity to speak at the Illinois 10th Congressional District Democrats’ Candidate Appreciation Reception. I was excited to be able to interact directly with ...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 03:15 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Ilya Sheyman is a long time Kossack who has worked as the Mobilization Director at, Field Director at Democracy for America and Online Organizing Manager at TrueMajority/...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Mar 23, 2011 at 06:39 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
Gov. Howard Dean was just on Hardball making the case for the Obama health care plan. In simple terms he laid out the argument for expanding health care to cover every single American, the need for ...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2009 at 05:11 PM PST with 60 Recommends
Tom Geoghegan won a big one today... No, no, not ...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2009 at 07:22 PM PST with 31 Recommends
You've probably heard the hubbub about Tom Geoghegan who's running for Congress to fill Rahm Emmanuel's old seat. He's been endorsed by progressives like Rick Perlstein, The Nation Magazine, David ...
by Ilya Sheyman
Comment Count 234 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2009 at 02:57 PM PST with 829 Recommends

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