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  • Endorsement: Rauner for Illinois governor Illinois governor: Rauner

    Gov. Pat Quinn has had more than five years to guide Illinois toward a brighter fiscal future.Instea ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Endorsement: White for Illinois secretary of state

    In his four terms as Illinois’ secretary of state, Jesse White has been a champion of making our roads safer to drive.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois attorney general: Madigan

    Paul Schimpf, the Republican challenger in the race to unseat incumbent Attorney General Lisa Madigan, says the AG’s office should focus more on fight ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois treasurer: Cross

    Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is leaving office after a failed bid to win the Republican nomination for governor.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Illinois comptroller: Topinka

    Republican Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is seeking a second term. Democratic Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon and Libertarian Julie Fox hope to unseat ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Oberweis for U.S. Senate

    In the Nov. 4 race for U.S. Senate, incumbent Democrat Dick Durbin faces Republican Jim Oberweis and Libertarian Sharon Hansen.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Endorsement: Hultgren for 14th Congressional District

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, has represented Illinois’ 14th Congressional District since 2011, and now faces a Nov. 4 re-election c ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Endorsement: Wheeler for House District 50

    Republican candidate Keith Wheeler will face Democratic candidate Valerie Burd in the race to become the next state representative in the 50th Distric ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Foster for 11th Congressional District

    Incumbent 11th District Congressman Bill Foster, D-Naperville, faces a Nov. 4 re-election challenge from state Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Roskam for 6th Congressional District

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Wheaton, is facing a challenge from Democrat Michael Mason to represent Illinois’ 6th Congressional District.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: D-101 referendum difficult to back

    In the Nov. 4 election, Batavia School District 101 is seeking voter approval on the issuance of $15 million in alternate revenue bonds to fund capita ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Fire district residents should make educated vote

    Some residents currently serviced by the Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District will vote on a referendum in the Nov. 4 election – approximat ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Endorsement: Kramer for Kane County sheriff

    Two excellent candidates are facing off for the right to become the next Kane County sheriff.Willie ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Maintaining civility

    Our elected officials do not need to like each other.They do need to listen to one another, though, ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Our View: Learn about the candidates

    The election is Nov. 4, and early voting starts Oct. 20.That means the clock is ticking for you to f ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 9:21 pm
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