Christopher Kruger is an anti-war, civil rights and labor activist here in Illinois where he has lived for his whole life. Christopher has been fighting for the people against corruption and unjust practices for 16 years as an attorney, after spending 20 years as a manufacturing worker and union representative. Christopher and his wife Stephanie have 5 children in a “blended” family. His eldest son is a sergeant for the CPD, his second eldest is a restaurateur in Madison, his third eldest is an attorney in Illinois as well, his eldest daughter is an educator at Oregon State University, and his youngest daughter is in college pursuing a career in the health field. In a district that is increasingly divided and neglected by its elected officials, Christopher will act as an unbought voice for the people to transform the 17th district from party politics to people politics.