While other Republicans were staffing a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce Expo booth, those organized by former Congressman (now WIND radio talk show host) Joe Walsh were out going door-to-door in Crystal Lake and making phone calls
It wasn’t a good day as far as weather was concerned Sunday, but a contingent of Walsh’s Walkers were in Crystal Lake Sunday afternoon.
Following the distribution of literature for McHenry County College Board candidates
- Ron Parrish
- Mike Smith
- Karen Tirio
The campaigning was also for write-in candidates for the McHenry County Regional Board of School Trustees
- Kelly Liebmann
- Eric Dowd
- Matthew Meyer
There are three vacancies for which no one has filed, so all three could win.
They gathered for a pizza party at The Cottage in downtown Crystal Lake after walking in the cold, windy air.
Walsh was there to greet and talk to the volunteers and candidates.
One candidate, Scott Curry, helped out, even though he is not on the ballot in Crystal Lake.
He is running for Alderman in McHenry.