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April 2, 2019, Election – DuPage County Proposals

Village of Lemont Shall the Village of Lemont, in Counties of Cook, Will and DuPage, dedicate resources to investment in its public infrastructure including but not limited to investment in its roads, alleys, paths and sidewalks? —Vote No, there are already many … Continue reading

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March Meeting’s special guest speaker is State Rep. Kathleen Willis!

Our guest speaker this month will be State Rep. Kathleen Willis from the 77th District, which includes O’Hare Airport and portions of Addison, Bellwood, Bensenville, Franklin Park, Maywood, Melrose Park, Northlake, Stone Park, and Wood Dale, three of which are … Continue reading

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The Year in Review 2018: Illinois Election Results

After a hard-fought battle in Illinois, Libertarian statewide races were unsuccessful in meeting the 5 percent threshold needed to obtain major-party status in the state. The closest to receiving 5 percent in the election was treasurer candidate Mike Leheney, who … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Chicago Tribune about Their Comptroller Endorsement

Dear Chicago Tribune, This is in response to your article, “Eight days after winning comptroller election, Susana Mendoza announces run for Chicago mayor“. Susana Mendoza’s intent to be the mayor of Chicago, not Illinois Comptroller, should come as no surprise … Continue reading

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Vote Claire Ball for Illinois Comptroller

(originally published by the Daily Chronicle) Illinois has recently celebrated its bicentennial. In the 200 years of the state’s history, we have never had an accountant in the position of comptroller. The position has been used as a political stepping … Continue reading

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