Acting in concert with the Democrats who put Jeffrey Lichte up to run in the Republican Primary Election to clear the way for State Rep. Jack Franks to have no fall opponent, the Illinois Education Association has allocated $12,500 to a pop-up committee called
Thee is no doubt in my mind that the two or three mailings, plus robo-calls, will brutally attack Steve Reick.
The reason, of course, is to dirty up his image before the fall election.
Should they be successful enough to nominate Jeff Lichte, that will just be a bonus.
Protecting Jack Franks’ back will be the main goal.
If successful here and in the Carolyn Schofield race, the IEA will have two reliable votes.