Democratic Congressional Committee Comes Calling

A short survey from the Democratic Congressional Committee, identifying itself as the “DCC,” took place Tuesday night. The questions were Likelihood of voting Candidate favored for Congress, Casten, Roskam, undecided If undecided, who would you vote for today. Birth year … Continue reading

Capitol Fax Internet Debate Poll Disappears after Libertarian Candidate Comes in First

From a Friend of McHenry County Blog: After NBC’s gubernatorial debate, Rich Miller of Capitol Fax posted an online poll asking the internet who he thought won. The last time I checked the poll, Pritzker was in the mid 40’s, … Continue reading

NYT Poll Shows Virtual Tie in Roskam-Casten Congressional Race, But Few Participants in Republican Barrington Area

45% for Roskam, 44% for Casten. 11% undecided. Nothing changed in the last part of the New York Times Poll last night. 511 people took part in the 6th Congression District. But, take a look at where the people called … Continue reading

State Rep. Candidate Tom Weber Polls

Typing an article Saturday afternoon, I received an automated poll from, I would guess, Republican State Rep. candidate Tom Weber. Here are the questions/topics: Voting likelihood Party affiliation Satisfaction with direction state is taking Favorability of following candideates Bruce Rauner … Continue reading

NWH Poll Shows Opposition to Jack Franks’ Legislative Power Grab

The Northwest Herald doesn’t tell how many people answer their daily questions, but last Friday the question was What do you think of the proposed bill that would give the McHenry County Board Chairman the power of appointment? The results … Continue reading

Eyewitness Details of Huntley Voting Machine Malfunction

Yesterday when I wrote about the malfunctioning voting machines a commenter offered the criticism that the information was third hand. Actually, it was second hand from a trusted source. Since then I have interviewed Huntley’s Eileen Giltner, who was my … Continue reading