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  • Vallas brings gubernatorial fight back to Joliet

    JOLIET – The campaign for governor returned to Joliet on Thursday when Paul Vallas visited a local union hall to repeat a charge that the Republican c ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • DuPage County Board Member Liz Chaplin to challenge Ron Sandack for Illinois House seat

    DOWNERS GROVE – Democrat Liz Chaplin will look to unseat incumbent Republican State Rep. Ron Sandack this fall in the 81st District race.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Democratic congressional candidate speaking in Harvard

    HARVARD – Democratic congressional candidate Dennis Anderson is stopping by Harvard on Tuesday evening to hear what is on local voters' minds.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Foster, Senger planning series of debates

    U.S. Rep Bill Foster, D-Naperville, and State Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville, Foster's opponent in the race for Illinois’ 11th Congressional Distri ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Anderson talks jobs, shaking up Congress at Elburn town hall

    ELBURN – Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger for the 14th Congressional District seat, on Tuesday met with a small but engaged group of people ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Lawmaker resigns, making way for fellow Republican

    ANTIOCH – Republican State Rep. JoAnn Osmond is drawing criticism from a Democrat looking to succeed her for her decision to resign next week, half a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Summers in governor’s race

    Harvard attorney Scott Summers is one of several third-party candidates who have filed to run for Illinois governor.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Another candidate makes plans for Joliet 2015 election

    JOLIET – Lifelong resident Leonard Thompson plans to challenge incumbent Terry Morris for the District 5 seat on the Joliet City Council.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Lawmaker hopeful criticized for Walsh event

    ROUND LAKE BEACH – State Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, today criticized his Republican opponent for campaigning with Joe Walsh, a controversial form ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Residents soon can register to vote online

    GENEVA – Kane County residents soon will be able to visit the State Board of Elections website and register to vote online.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:39 am
  • Additional Democrat files for Nov. 4 ballot

    GENEVA – One additional Democrat filed for the Nov. 4 general election ballot by the deadline, which was Monday, Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham sai ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • County Board’s size at issue

    “Democrats for smaller government” may sound to Republicans like an oxymoron, but shrinking the size of the McHenry County Board is going to be a key ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Anderson plans town hall tour, aims to debate Hultgren

    Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger for the 14th Congressional District seat, will begin a districtwide town hall tour this month that will inc ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
  • Kostelny concedes Tegeler victory in judge race

    GENEVA – Kane County Associate Judge Marmarie Kostelny conceded the race to her opponent, D.J. Tegeler, in the Republican primary for 16th Judicial Ci ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:36 am
  • Head of DuPage Democrats seeking signatures to challenge Cronin for county chairmanship

    The recently reelected head of the Democratic Party of DuPage County is looking to challenge Republican County Board Chairman Dan Cronin in November.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:37 am
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