Political commentator, Dan Proft will join the Cook County Farm Bureau for a dinnertime discussion on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the Farm Bureau office.


The evening will begin with a light meal at 6:30 pm followed by Proft delivering his “state-of-the-state” presentation at 7:10 pm.  Questions will follow.  Attendees will be invited to also participate in the Annual Viewpoint Survey before departing. 


The “Dine and Discuss” is free to Farm Bureau members; however, reservations are required by calling (708) 354-3276.  Reservations are due by January 13, 2015.


Proft is a Senior Fellow at the Illinois Policy Institute, a free market think tank based in Chicago.  In addition, Proft serves on the boards of directors for the Disabled Patriot Fund, a non-profit that provides assistance to Illinois military families, Freedom to Learn-Illinois, which promotes charter school educational choice and on the Advisory Board of Aid for Women.  Proft also serves as the Chairman and Treasurer for Illinois Liberty Principles PAC, an independent expenditure, Super PAC organized “to make independent expenditures in support liberty oriented policies and candidates.”