Bean Votes Liberal, Liberal and Liberal and Daily Herald Endorses Her

This should be no surprise if you follow politics and know how liberal the Daily Herald’s current editors are. But the rationalization for the Daily Herald endorsing Democrat Melissa Bean is a whopper. Here it is: Bean “is unafraid to … Continue reading

Message of the Day – Volunteer

All political candidates are looking for volunteers at this time in the election cycle. Yesterday, McHenry County Blog showed you a photo of one working for Lori McConville for County Board. She’s the Democrat running against incumbent Barb Wheeler and … Continue reading

Randy Hultgren Releases New TV Ad Aimed South of the McHenry-Kane County Border

That’s where the 14th congressional district is, of course. The ad is an attack on Foster actions which Randy Hultgren says has hurt the job creation in Illinois. Here’s aspirant Randy Hultgren’s press release: Hultgren Campaign Releases New TV Ad: … Continue reading

Hultgren Communicates to Volunteers, Present and Potential

The following email was received from State Senator Randy Hultgren’s campaign: FOSTER’S DESPERATION Trailing 10% among independent voters and having voted with Nancy Pelosi 93% of the time in support of bailouts, failed stimulus, crippling regulations on small-business and the … Continue reading

New York Times Statistician Sets Odds on Illinois Congressional Districts, Sees Two District Pickup for GOP

Here’s a map with a link to all 435 congressional districts. Click on a district and you will see what odds statistician Nate Silver gives each candidate for victory. Let’s look at those in Northern and Central Illinois. McHenry County … Continue reading