One-Two Punch Against Gasser, For Miller in Monday’s Mailboxes

In today’s mail arrived two pieces regarding the Algonquin Township Road Commissioner’s race. On top was a negative postcard about challenger Andrew Gasser from something called “PSAG PAC.” Typing that into Google produces nothing. No information found at the Illinois … Continue reading

Liberty PAC Goes Local, Opposing Bob Miller for Algonquin Township Road Commissioner

The first evidence I’ve seen of Dan Proft’s Illinois Liberty Political Action Committee getting involved in local politics is the mailing below attacking incumbent Bob Miller’s campaign for re-election as Algonquin Township Road Commissioner. Miller’s opponent, Andrew Gasser, is not … Continue reading

Dueling Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Messages in Sunday NWH

On the front was an ad paid for by McHenry County GOPAC promoting the candidacy of Andrew Gasser for Algonquin Township Road Commissioner.  You can see it below: Inside was a full-page ad emphasizing Miller’s pre-election cutting of his tax … Continue reading

Dueling GOP Slates Emerge in Algonquin Township

The rival candidates for Algonquin Township Road Commission have distributed literature telling voters which candidates they support for various offices. Incumbent Bob Miller has endorsed the following: Note that Miller endorses four Trustee candidates.  Should Miller resign and his candidates … Continue reading

Algonquin Township’s Hot GOP Road Commissioner Race Mailings

Long-time incumbent Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller is being challenged by McHenry County Board member Andrew Gasser in Tuesday’s Republican Primary Election. Mailings can be seen below (if I have missed any, please send them to me): This post … Continue reading

Target Practice, Then Car Demolition Near Algonquin Township Road District

Andrew Gasser, challenger to incumbent Bob Miller, has posted an eight minute video on his web site of men shooting at a car in front of a pile of gravel and, then, destroying it with what appears to be a … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Candidates Receiving Big Contributions

The hottest race in the Algonquin Township Republican Primary is that for Algonquin Township Road Commissioner. McHenry County Blog has previously published campaign disclosure data.  It showed incumbent Road Commissioner Bob Miller with way more money than challenger McHenry County … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Trustee Candidate Rachael Lawrence Statement

For an off year election, Algonquin Township is clearly shaping up to have the most contested Republican Primary election in memory. Political newcomer Rachael Lawrence and candidate for Algonquin Township Trustee attended the Algonquin Township board meeting and gave a statement … Continue reading

Highest Spending Campaign May Be for Algonquin Township Road Commissioner

The contest is between long-time office holder Bob Miller and challenger Andrew Gasser, a member of the McHenry County Board. Incumbent Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller has the most cash. He started the new year with $46,892. $10,600 in … Continue reading

Skillicorn Responds Negatively to Use of His Name in Robo-Call Without His Permission

An email from State Representative Allen Skillicorn takes offense at his name being used in a robo-call attacking Andrew Gasser‘s candidacy for Algonquin Township Road Commissioner. The robo-call, obviously from supporters of incumbent Bob Miller, went after Gasser’s work to … Continue reading

David McSweeney Chafes at Use of His Name in Robo-Call Criticizing Andrew Gasser

Got a phone call shortly after I posted this article: Robo-Call Attacks Andrew Gasser on Tax Referendum Vote article on the attack robo-call It was from State Rep. David McSweeney, about to leave for Springfield. “I did not authorize anyone … Continue reading

Robo-Call Attacks Andrew Gasser on Tax Referendum Vote

It’s robo-call attack time in the Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner’s contest being held on February 28th. First out of the box were supporters of long-time incumbent Bob Miller. The attack is on the signature issue of opponent, McHenry County Board … Continue reading

Oakwood Hills President Thanks Road Commissioners

The following email has been received from Oakwood Hills Village President Paul Smith: THANK YOU NUNDA & ALGONQUIN TOWNSHIPS I want to extend my personal THANK YOU to both Mike Lesperance of Nunda Township & Robert Miller of Algonquin Township … Continue reading