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  • Proposal made in Rauner's fiscal plan

    JOLIET – Interior design, advertising and legal work are among the 32 services that would be taxed under gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner’s propos ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • Rauner visits Braidwood, Morris

    BRAIDWOOD – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner stressed the importance of small-town families and diverse backgrounds as he swung by Will ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Reick to start tour of 63rd District in Harvard

    HARVARD – Republican candidate Steve Reick is kicking off a town hall tour throughout the 63rd House District.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • 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
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