Local Election News

  • McHenry County incumbents lead in campaign fundraising race

    When Steve Reick decided to get into the race for the 63rd House District in the state General Assembly, he knew he would have to raise money – a task ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Struggling governors could hurt GOP's Senate hopes

    WASHINGTON – As David Perdue campaigns throughout Georgia, the Republican candidate for Senate describes a struggling economy and people yearning for ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Illinois lieutenant governor picks Paul Vallas, Evelyn Sanguinetti hope to help lead

    SPRINGFIELD – Both major-party candidates for lieutenant governor like the fact that 2014 marks the first Illinois election where the tickets ran as a ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Early voting, absentee ballots trending higher in McHenry County

    A push by Democrats and Republicans alike for people to vote early in Illinois is being felt in McHenry County with an uptick in early and absentee ba ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Across U.S., Dems enlist Latinas for top of ballot

    APOPKA, Fla. – The Democratic lieutenant governor candidates from Florida, Texas and Nevada all have colorful biographies: a Colombian-born business e ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Ukraine pauses before decisive vote

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine – Ukraine braced for decisive parliamentary elections Saturday against the backdrop of unrest in eastern regions roiled by conflict ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Election 2014: McHenry County voters to see some uncontested races Nov. 4

    While McHenry County voters will choose Nov. 4 who will become the next governor and the next county sheriff in two contentious races, they will have ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Early voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs

    LOS ANGELES – For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Madigan, Rauner spend big on Illinois House races

    DES PLAINES – State Rep. Marty Moylan tells voters he’s not your typical Democrat as he bikes from house to house on the campaign trail, handing out y ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas, Evelyn Sanguinetti on issues

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Key issues as seen by Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas of the Democratic Party and Evelyn Sanguinetti of the Rep ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:59 am
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