State Police Investigating Credit Card Expenditures of Lake County Board Chairman

When McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim declared that he had a conflict of interest in the investigation of Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller’s credit card charges (because Prim had supported Miller’s re-nomination for the office), he turned the matter … Continue reading

Miller Road District Credit Card Info Not Available Until June 1st

I filed a Freedom of Information Request for the reward point pages of a number of American Express Premium Credit Card statements with the Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik. A week delay was requested and granted. Now I have received … Continue reading

$1,250 More in Bob Miller Gift Cards, This Time from Barn Nursery

Re-printed with permission from Illinois Leaks: Algonquin Township Road District – $1,250 in Gift Cards from Barn Nursery and Landscape BY KIRK ALLEN ON MAY 10, 2018 • ( LEAVE A COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Once again we find Gift Cards being purchased with the … Continue reading

Illinois Leaks Calls for Resignation of Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik

This article was published on Illinois Leaks and is re-published here with permission: Algonquin Township – Clerk Lukasik needs to resign immediately BY KIRK ALLEN ON MAY 7, 2018 • ( 1 COMMENT ) McHenry Co. (ECWd) –Last November the Algonquin Township Clerk, Karen Lukasik, denied my … Continue reading

No Records of How Bob Miller Redeemed Hundreds of Thousands of American Express Reward Points

Last week I noticed that the American Express Credit Card that former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller used for business purposes had a lot of reward points. The points went somewhere. However, in response to a Freedom of Information … Continue reading

How Were Algonquin Township Road District America Express “Rewards” Redeemed?

At the end of June, 2008, there was a 204,403 “total points balance” in Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller’s American Express Credit Card account. Anyone but I interested in how they were redeemed? … Continue reading

Judge Whether These Credit Card Purchases by Former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller Are Legitimate

An article by Kirk Allen of Illinois Leaks.  It is reprinted with the author’s permission: Algonquin Township – Public funds for private purpose?- You be the Judge! BY KIRK ALLEN ON NOVEMBER 14, 2017 • ( 2 COMMENTS ) Algonquin (ECWd) –Once again we must emphasize … Continue reading

Gasser Files Amended Complaint Seeking Prohibition Against Record Destruction

June 15th Robert Hanlan, Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser’s attorney, filed an amendment to his suit against Township Clerk Karin Lukasik, plus for Road Commissioner Bob Miller and his wife Anna May Miller. This was the source of the … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Road District Credit Card Pays $289 for Meals at Hooters in Brookfield, Wisconsin

The data released recently from the American Express Credit Card of former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller includes items more recent than the two 2008 airline tickets for non-township employees and the purchase of women’s clothing. Consider, for instance, … Continue reading

Algonquin Township Road District Pays for Two American Airline Tickets to New Orleans

A document made public recently shows two airline tickets were purchased to fly from O’Hare Airport to New Orleans. How was the bill paid? Former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller’s Road District credit card paid for the air fares … Continue reading

2012 Disneyland Tickets Put on Bob Miller’s Algonquin Township Road District Credit Card

Looking at former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller’s township American Express credit card statements is getting curiouser and curiouser (with apologies to Lewis Carroll). First it was an expensive purse found on a credit card statement attached to the … Continue reading

The Purse Purchased with the Algonquin Township Road District Credit Card

The document filed with Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser’s lawsuit to prevent the destruction of records was hard to read, so I typed in “Your Bag Your Way” and found the following: Here is how the page describes it: … Continue reading

Bob Miller’s Township American Express Credit Card Statement for 11-27-14

Yesterday, in the article about the suit newly-elected Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser’s filed against his predecessor Robert Miller, his wife Anna May and newly-elected Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik, I printed the part of the suit’s attachment concerning … Continue reading

Naperville Township Road Commissioner’s Credit Card Spending

The Naperville Sun, now a Chicago Tribune paper, has investigated the township credit card expenditures of Highway Commissioner Stan Wojtasiak from September, 2013. $3.500 was found spent on food and drink. “Meanwhile, the City of Naperville says it can maintain the … Continue reading

Barbara Wheeler Introduces Bill to Prevent Merchants from Charging Extra for Credit Card Use

A press release from State Rep. Rep. Wheeler Looks to Protect Consumers Springfield, IL… With the 98th General Assembly about to swing into full gear, State Rep. Barbara Wheeler (R-Crystal Lake) is looking towards consumer protection with her first ever … Continue reading

Bank Cuts Off Grafton Township’s Credit Cards for Lack of Payment of Supervisor’s Bill

A press release from Grafton Township Supervisor Linda Moore: Non-Payment of Township Expenses by Trustees Zirk, LaPorta, Murphy and McMahon Causes Accounts To Be Closed Grafton Township Trustees have not approved payment the township credit card for the months of … Continue reading