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  • Illinois governor hopefuls face off in 2nd debate

    CHICAGO – Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican Bruce Rauner defended their records on minority hiring, public safety and gun control on Tuesday during the se ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Election Central 2014: Results for McHenry County, Illinois state races

    Welcome to your source for up-to-the-minute election results, candidate profiles, editorial questi ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Illinois governor race: Bruce Rauner explains 'right to work zones'

    CHICAGO — Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says his campaign proposal to create so-called "right to work zones" also means designating ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County Board District 5 race: Candidates focus on Route 47 corridor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Improving transportation infrastructure, especially the Route 47 corridor, is the most pressing priority for the three candidates runni ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Illinois 52nd House District candidates focus on taxes, pension reform

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Voters in the Illinois 52nd House District will choose either Republican incumbent David McSweeney or Democratic challenger Robert Down ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • McHenry County sheriff hopefuls Jim Harrison, Bill Prim eye volunteers

    WOODSTOCK – The candidates for McHenry County sheriff are looking at residents to become more involved in the county’s largest policing agency, as eac ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Americans for Prosperity builds political machine

    MIAMI – Over scrambled eggs and croquettes, Andres Malave gave a last-minute pep talk to about a dozen volunteers in a Cuban restaurant before they le ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Rauner releases 2013 tax returns, earned $60M

    CHICAGO – Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner on Friday released parts of his 2013 federal and state income tax returns, which sh ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • McHenry County Board District 4: 2 newcomers vie with incumbent for 2 seats

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A longtime Republican incumbent and two newcomers – one Republican and one Democratic challenger – are running for two open seats on Di ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • McHenry County residents make Illinois governor campaign contributions

    Lake in the Hills resident Dave Domek, who is a partner in Domek Logistics in Crystal Lake, hasn't always been active with political donations, but he ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 11:51 pm
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