County Board Moving Toward Using Sales Tax Windfall for Roads

Traffic congestion will only get worse in McHenry County regardless of what local and state governments do. There is no way that lane growth can keep up with population growth in a county where developers are primary sources of political … Continue reading

County Board Moving Toward Using Sales Tax Windfall for Roads

Traffic congestion will only get worse in McHenry County regardless of what local and state governments do. There is no way that lane growth can keep up with population growth in a county where developers are primary sources of political … Continue reading

Democratic Party Candidate for Coroner Dave Bachmann Attends Pro-Life Pig Roast

The most interesting political development at the Resurrection Center Pro-Life Victory PAC Pig Roast was the appearance of Dave Bachmann, Democratic Party candidate for McHenry County Coroner. Bachmann was even allowed to give a speech like the other statewide (actual … Continue reading

Democratic Party Candidate for Coroner Dave Bachmann Attends Pro-Life Pig Roast

The most interesting political development at the Resurrection Center Pro-Life Victory PAC Pig Roast was the appearance of Dave Bachmann, Democratic Party candidate for McHenry County Coroner. Bachmann was even allowed to give a speech like the other statewide (actual … Continue reading

Part 6 – Notables at the Decatur Republican State Convention

This is the final installment of pictures of Republican notables I took a week ago in Decatur at the Illinois Republican Convention. Somehow I missed House Minority Leader Tom Cross on the way down the line. When I went back, … Continue reading

Part 6 – Notables at the Decatur Republican State Convention

This is the final installment of pictures of Republican notables I took a week ago in Decatur at the Illinois Republican Convention. Somehow I missed House Minority Leader Tom Cross on the way down the line. When I went back, … Continue reading

Kane County Board Decides on 82%-15%-3% Split of RTA Half Percent Sales Tax: Roads-Law Enforcement-Contingency

The week before last, the Kane County Board decided how to spend the RTA sales tax dollars that no collar county board member has to take any heat for. 82% will go to transportation, 15% to public safety and 3% … Continue reading

Kane County Board Decides on 82%-15%-3% Split of RTA Half Percent Sales Tax: Roads-Law Enforcement-Contingency

The week before last, the Kane County Board decided how to spend the RTA sales tax dollars that no collar county board member has to take any heat for. 82% will go to transportation, 15% to public safety and 3% … Continue reading