Home Rule Fight in East Dundee

In 2002 with the help of the Fox Valley Libertarians, Cal Skinner ran for Governor of Illinois on the Libertarian ticket. Nowadays, the Fox Valley and McHenry County Libertarians are leading a challenge to Home Rule in East Dundee. According … Continue reading

McHenry County Libertarian Party to Close Shop

Before Dave Brady moved to Wonder Lake, local Libertarians identified with the Fox Valley Libertarian chapter. It met and meets in northern Kane County. With McHenry County being such a large county, Brady, from Pennsylvania, thought an independent party could … Continue reading

Libertarians Meeting at Crystal Lake Colonial Thursday

County Libertarians, newly empowered by gaining ballot access for the first time since 2002,are holding their monthly meeting Thursday night from 7-9 at Route 14’s Colonial Cafe in Crystal Lake. The group’s email says, Social time starts at 7 pm … Continue reading

Libertarians Urge Attendance at McHenry County Board Slot Machine Meeting Wednesday, October 7th

McHenry County Libertarians are marshaling people to attend the License and Liquor Committee meeting on whether a ban should be imposed on slot machines and video poker in the unincorporated part of McHenry County. The meeting will be held starting … Continue reading

A Letter from Libertarian Party Chair Dave Brady and More Crystal Lake TEA Party Pictures

Illinois and McHenry County Libertarian Party Chair Dave Brady, who lives in Wonder Lake, sent the following press release about the Crystal Lake TEA Party. (All photos can be enlarged by clicking on them.) Let us just say that the … Continue reading

Libertarians Encourage Participation in TEA Parties

I received this press release from Dave Brady of Wonder Lake, the president of the Illinois and McHenry Libertarian Parties. Libertarians Urge TEA Party Participation McHenry County Libertarian Party is urging McHenry residents to join millions of libertarians and other … Continue reading

Nunda Township Open Space Referendum

In 2006, there were two open space referendums on the ballot in Nunda Township. One passed and the other narrowly lost. You can see the parcels that were identified two years below (click to enlarge this image or any other): … Continue reading

Libertarians Plan Christmas Party Saturday

With the Republican Party in disarray nationally and Illinois Democrats about to cannibalize their governor, this might be the time to check out the Libertarian Party. Their Christmas Party will be held at State Chair Dave Brady’s home in southeastern … Continue reading

Libertarians Plan Christmas Party Saturday

With the Republican Party in disarray nationally and Illinois Democrats about to cannibalize their governor, this might be the time to check out the Libertarian Party. Their Christmas Party will be held at State Chair Dave Brady’s home in southeastern … Continue reading

McHenry County Libertarians Meeting Tonight – Public Welcome

From 7-9 PM tonight at Vaughn’s Family Restaurant in Woodstock, the McHenry County Libertarians will holds their regularly monthly meeting. Since local party chairman Dave Brady has been elected state Libertarian Party Chair, it should be an interesting meeting. … Continue reading

McHenry County Libertarians Meeting Tonight – Public Welcome

From 7-9 PM tonight at Vaughn’s Family Restaurant in Woodstock, the McHenry County Libertarians will holds their regularly monthly meeting. Since local party chairman Dave Brady has been elected state Libertarian Party Chair, it should be an interesting meeting. … Continue reading

Wonder Lake Resident to head Illinois Libertarian Party

Who says there’s not upward mobility in Illinois politics? Wonder Lake resident David Brady, chairman of the McHenry County Libertarian Party has been named head of the state party Sunday afternoon. The party’s press release follows: Libertarians Elect Brady, As … Continue reading

Wonder Lake Resident to head Illinois Libertarian Party

Who says there’s not upward mobility in Illinois politics? Wonder Lake resident David Brady, chairman of the McHenry County Libertarian Party has been named head of the state party Sunday afternoon. The party’s press release follows: Libertarians Elect Brady, As … Continue reading

Libertarian Party Mans Booth at County Fair

The third party to have a booth at the McHenry County Fair was the Libertarian Party. Members of both power parties were courting those staffing the booth. It has no local candidates on the ballot, but its presidential candidate and … Continue reading

Libertarian Party Mans Booth at County Fair

The third party to have a booth at the McHenry County Fair was the Libertarian Party. Members of both power parties were courting those staffing the booth. It has no local candidates on the ballot, but its presidential candidate and … Continue reading

Libertarian Party Candidate for U.S. Senate To Be at County Fair Saturday from Noon to Two

Larry Stafford, the Libertarian Party candidate for United States Senator running against Dick Durbin will be at the McHenry County Fair on Saturday, August 2nd from noon to 2, the McHenry County Libertarian Party has informed McHenry County Blog. Stafford … Continue reading