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  • The South: Solid once again for Republicans

    ATLANTA — With the walloping Republicans gave Democrats in the midterm elections, the GOP stands one Louisiana Senate runoff away from completely cont ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Bruce Rauner's outside party appeals to voters, exit polls say

    CHICAGO – Illinois voters were deeply worried about the economy when they elected the state's first Republican governor in more than a decade, and the ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 8:15 am
  • 'Frustrated' Cary trustee won't run for re-election on Village Board

    CARY – A vocal, and at times fiery and passionate, trustee will not run for re-election. Trustee Kar ...
    Nov. 8, 2014 - 12:46 am
  • Shifting white votes hurt Democrats in midterms

    WASHINGTON – White voters of all ages were less likely to back Democrats this year than in elections past, helping Republicans nationwide but most acu ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Republican Bruce Rauner's Illinois governor transition team for includes Democrats

    CHICAGO — In one of his first official acts since being elected governor, Republican Bruce Rauner named dozens of advisers to a transition team Thursd ...
    Nov. 6, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • McHenry County Republicans say new leadership fueled local rout

    The McHenry County Republican Party shared in the national rout the GOP achieved Tuesday night. Aft ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Pat Quinn concedes Illinois governor race to Bruce Rauner

    CHICAGO — Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn has conceded to Republican businessman Bruce Rauner in the Illinois governor's race.
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 4:15 pm
  • Election 2014: Unofficial results for McHenry County, Illinois state races

    NOV. 4, 2014 ELECTION RESULTS (unofficial) CONGRESS McHenry County: 212/212 Illinois: 10,067/10,114 ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 3:21 pm
  • McHenry County Clerk still counting early, absentee votes

    It will still be several hours before early and absentee votes get counted in McHenry County. County ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • The day after Election 2014: Obama, Republicans in new political dynamic

    WASHINGTON — A weakened President Barack Obama and emboldened Republican leaders in Congress began adjusting to a new political dynamic Wednesday afte ...
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 11:25 am
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