Rep. John Cabello named one of GOP’s emerging leaders


A national political organization has named Rep. John Cabello, R-Machesney Park, as one of the up and comers in the Republican Party.

GOPAC announced its 2013 Emerging Leaders today, including Cabello among 21 Republican state senators, representatives and delegates recognized as future party leaders. Cabello was the only person chosen from Illinois. See the complete list here.

GOPAC is a political organization dedicated to electing new Republican leadership. They select Republicans from state and local governments and provide them with training and financial support for their campaigns.

Members are selected by the organization’s Legislative Leaders Advisory Board for their potential to have an impact in their state and the Republican Party.