Number and Staple Petition Sheets and Receipt from Statement of Economic Interest When Filing for Office

There are two mistakes that newcomers to seeking office make that opponents use to eliminate them from the ballot. “Easier to beat no one than someone,” goes the logic. The first is to fail to number the pages of one’s … Continue reading

US Attorney Publicizes Election Day Fraud Hotline: 312-469-6157

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE TO CONDUCT ELECTION DAY MONITORING ELECTION DAY HOTLINE: (312) 469-6157 CHICAGO — The U.S. Attorney’s Office will monitor the general election in Chicago and surrounding suburbs on Tuesday, Nov. … Continue reading

8th District Watch – Former Joe Walsh Staffer Sues Candidate

“Been there, seen that” was my reaction when I read former campaign manager Kieth Liscio’s press release about suing his former employer, 8th District GOP candidate Joe Walsh. Back in 1982 when I unsuccessfully ran for Congress against incumbent U.S. … Continue reading

8th Congressional District Green Party Congressional Candidate Iain Abernathy’s Ballot Position Challenged

The Green Party slated Iain Abernathy for congress in the 8th congressional district against U.S. Representative Melissa Bean, the Democratic Party incumbent and Republican Steve Greenberg. Abernathy had previously been the announced candidate for the Moderate Party put together by … Continue reading

8th Congressional District Green Party Congressional Candidate Iain Abernathy’s Ballot Position Challenged

The Green Party slated Iain Abernathy for congress in the 8th congressional district against U.S. Representative Melissa Bean, the Democratic Party incumbent and Republican Steve Greenberg. Abernathy had previously been the announced candidate for the Moderate Party put together by … Continue reading