Calling Republican values "cockamamie," Vice President Joe Biden laid out an agenda to restore the middle class and praised the efforts of Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Springfield) and Rep. Brad Schneider (D-Deerfield) in Vernon Hills Wednesday, Oct. 22.
Oct. 22 6:51 p.m. |
A vital need to preserve and rebuild the middle class appeared to be the message most people took away from Vice President Joe Biden’s Oct....
From the Community
Oct. 22 4:55 p.m. |
Leslie is an outstanding leader who sets lofty goals and consistently achieves them. She has routinely demonstrated her tireless work ethic, ability to work productively with others and solve big problems like Illinois has.
A proposal to borrow $3.127 million of $5 million the Park District needs to fund its long-term capital improvement plan will come before the voters with strong support from leaders of the group that defeated a $10.7 million plan in 2010.
Oct. 21 4 p.m. |
Frustration with government in Illinois and Washington, along with a sense of obligation, was the sentiment among voters as early balloting opened Monday, Oct. 20, in southeast Lake County.
Oct. 21 2:37 p.m. |
While this may have been one of the coldest and wettest boating seasons on record, it was also one of the safest.
Oct. 20 8 p.m. |
Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Vernon Hills next Wednesday, Oct. 22, for an early vote rally to support several local Democratic candidates. Biden will be stumping for Rep. Brad Schneider, Sen. Dick Durbin and Paul Vallas, who is campaigning for lieutenant governor along with incumbent Pat Quinn.
Oct. 15 1:03 p.m. |
Both Dold and Schneider had a hand in bipartisan budgets during their respective Congressional tenures. Their record differs when it comes to Medicare and the Affordable Care Act.
With the barrage of conflicting messages, voters in the 58th House District may be hard-pressed to discern the sharp differences between the candidates before casting their ballots early or on election day Nov. 4.
Oct. 14 10:04 a.m. |