Gasser Not Kicked Out of Algonquin Township Hall

Trumpeted by the Northwest Herald, the ousting of Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser and his staff from the Township Hall did not live up to its billing. When the end of the Monday night agenda was reached, Trustee David … Continue reading

Taxpayer Financed Lobbyists Continue Trying to Defeat Jack Franks’ Tax Cap Tightening Bill

Yesterday I saw Jack Franks and his father Herb in their Marengo law office, where I was waiting for a friend to complete an appointment. Jack didn’t pause to shake hands, but his father, whom I met while I was … Continue reading

Tonigan Fails to Present Bill for Lastest Activity

There was a press conference yesterday at which three people being paid for by McHenry County taxpayers stood up and explained new indictments against McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi and two of his investigators. The three are Henry Tonigan, … Continue reading