From the Northwest Herald:
United States President – John McCain
8th District – Melissa Bean
16th – Don Manzullo
State Senate 26th District – Dan Duffy
52nd District – Mark Beaubien Jr.
64th District – Michael Tryon
McHenry County State’s Attorney – Louis Bianchi
McHenry County Coroner – Marlene Lantz
McHenry County Auditor – Pamela Palmer
McHenry County Board:
District 1 – Marc Munaretto, Robert “Bob” Bless
District 2 – James Heisler, Anita Harmon
District 3 – Nick Provenzano, Mary Donner
District 4 – John Hammerand, Sue Draffkorn
District 5 – John P. Jung Jr., Paula Yensen
District 6 – Randall Donley, Robert Ludwig
Constitutional Convention: Yes
Cary Park District: Yes
Harvard District 50: Yes
Huntley Area Public Library District: No
McHenry Public Library District: No
From the Daily Herald:
President – Barack Obama (D)
U.S. Senate – Dick Durbin* (D)
8th – Melissa Bean (D)*
16th – Don Manzullo (R)*
State Senate Dist. 26 – Dan M. Duffy (R)
District 52 – Mark Beaubien (R)*
District 64 – Michael Tryon (R)*
State’s Attorney – Lou Bianchi (R)*
Coroner – Marlene Lantz (R)*
Auditor – Pam Palmer (R)*
McHenry County Board:
District 1 – Robert “Bob” Bless (R). No endorsement for second seat.
District 2 – Jim Heisler (R)* and Anita Harmon (D)
District 3 – Mary Donner (R)* and Nick Provenzano (R)*
District 5 – Virginia Peschke (R)* and John Jung (R)*
District 6 – Robert Ludwig (D) and Randall Donley (R)*
Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection – Should the district increase the number of fire trustees to five? – No.
Cary Park District – Should the district sell 87 acres in Hoffman Park to help pay for a sport center at Cary-Grove Park? – Yes.
Harper College – Should the college borrow $153.6 million as part of a $330 million repair, renovation and new building program? – Yes.
Huntley Area Public Library – Should the district increase taxes to issue about $9.5 million in bonds to build an addition to the library? – Yes.
Illinois – Should the state conduct a constitutional convention? – No.
The Chicago Tribune endorsed all the Republicans running for countywide office. No county board candidates were endorsed this year.