Presumed allies of State Rep. Jack Franks have made a couple of complaints about several of opponent Steve Reick’s campaign pieces not bearing the name of his political committee’s name.
That has wasted Reick’s time by making him go to Chicago for hearings.
Something similar happened when John O’Neill ran against Franks four years ago.
Then is was a Johnsburg flight attendant named Gail Wood. Although she filed the complaint she did not make the hearing. She was off to China. Short notice, I guess.
She had a Jack Franks sign in her front yard.
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So with this backdrop, take a good look at the sign posted all over McHenry County by Jack Schaffer’s Liberty Outdoor:
Look at the bottom line:
What’s it say?
“Paid for by Citizens to Elected Steven Reick. A copy of our report, filed with State Board of Elections, is (or will be) at candidate’s (?) official website (www.elections.Il.gov) or for purchase from the State Board of Elections, Springfield, Illinois. (How’s that Jack Franks?)”
The full disclaimer, incidentally, is not required because the billboard does not solicit contributions.
Take a look at what’s in the last parentheses: