By: Diane Benjamin
I’m hearing early voting numbers are very low. That’s a good thing! There is LOTS of campaigning yet to do, voters need facts first. The actual election isn’t until March 20th!
Thanks to Bruce Rauner’s endless mailings filled with lies, Jeanne Ives now has name recognition across the state. I can’t believe a so-called Republican is desperate enough make up his own facts. See the Ives responses with some humor here: https://ivesforillinois.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Responses-to-Rauners-Deceitful-Campaign-Ads.pdf
One person who did vote early was Nikita Richards. Did she vote when she was supposed to be working for the City of Bloomington or just post this pic to Facebook during working hours? Campaigning on public property is illegal Nikita!
Calls for Mike Madigan to step down as the head of the Democrat Party in Illinois are increasing after he fired two associates over sexual harassment complaints.
Evidently it took months before he acted. The Chicago Tribune has details with more stories linked at the bottom: ↓