Archive for June 2011

Let's Get Ready to Rumble: Illinois Senate Back in Session

In the blue corner from Moline, Illinois and representing the 36th District: Senator Mike Jacobs. In the red corner from Lebanon, Illinois and representing the 51st District: Senator Kyle McCarter. Gentleman, we want a clean fight, no kicking or biting, no referencing apparent family conflict of interests, and no running off to the capitol police.... Read more »

The Undercard No More -- Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza

With the local media fixated on each of Rahm Emanuel’s first 30 days, it becomes easy to forget that two other city-wide elected officials settled into their digs in City Hall a month ago as well. City Treasurer Stephanie Neely, who after a successful ballot challenge found herself being the last candidate standing, returned to... Read more »