Unions Pony Up $2,000 for Bartman

Some money from John Bartman’s recent fundraiser finally made it to the banks, according to the State Board of Elections web site. Two unions are reported to have given $1,000 apiece: Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters McHenry County Building Trades … Continue reading

Dems React to Boehner’s Stepping Down

Don’t know how, but I’ve gotten on some Democratic Party congressional fundraising email lists. Thought you might be interested in how Democrats are using House Speaker John Boehner’s announced resignation from the top post. Before today, their pitch was aimed … Continue reading

Shepley’s Big Contributors Since the Last Election

Crystal Lake Mayor Aaron Shepley held a fundraiser last Thursday at the Crystal Lake Country Club even though he has over $9,000 in the bank and no one on the ballot running against him. He does, however, have a write-in … Continue reading

Bill Prim Reports $5,000 Contribution

Up until now, only McHenry County Sheriff’s candidate Andy Zinke has been able to brag about getting $5,000 contributions. They came from Mr. and Mrs. Vince Foglia of North Barrington.  Fogila is the man that made Sage Products a manufacturing … Continue reading