Beaubien’s Replacement

State Rep. Mike Tryon, chairman of the McHenry County Republican Central Committee, and Lake County Chairman Bob Cook are met at the Lake County Republican Federation offices in Libertyville Thursday night concerning a replacement for State Rep. Mark Applicant names … Continue reading

8th District Watch – McHenry County Board Chairman Ken Koehler Endorses John Dawson

The campaign of 8th congressional district GOP candidates John Dawson has announced the support of “the popular” McHenry County Board Chairman Ken Koehler. “The popular” comes from the press release, which you see below: Ken Koehler endorses John Dawson John … Continue reading

Illinois Family Institute Releases Candidate Rankings on 8th Congressional District

The group that made robo-calls on behalf of the successful fight ban on video poker in unincorporated McHenry County to county board members has released its rankings. They are not endorsements. They are lists of how people either responded to … Continue reading

7 PM 8th Congressional District Candidate’s Night Friday at MCC

If you are not satisfied with the representation of Democrat Melissa Bean in the 8th Congressional District, you might was to head on over to McHenry County College’s Conference Center tonight at 7. All six of the GOP primary opponents … Continue reading

Young Republicans Staging 8th Congressional District Debate at MCC

Jon Heideman, McHenry County Young Republican Education Committee Chairman, announced today that the YR’s will sponsor a November 20th candidate’s night at McHenry County College’s Conference Center. Six candidates are listed. Not all have filed their petitions in Springfield. The … Continue reading

Four File to Oppose Melissa Bean

In alphabetic order, four people filed to opposed 8th District Congresswoman Melissa Bean right at 8 AM: Dirk Beveridge John Dawson Christopher Geissler Maria Rodriguez The three men have a Barrington zip code, as does incumbent Bean. Rodriguez is village … Continue reading