Courtesy of the Progressives:

By:  Diane Benjamin Yesterday a lot people rallied in downtown Bloomington to force government to limit 2nd Amendment rights. Tonight the radicals are rallying to force a vote on protecting people living in Bloomington illegally.  They will show up at Council tomorrow night. One of these radicals is raising money to move to a new […]

De-funding Economic Development

By:  Diane Benjamin Woodford County is dropping how economic development has been funded:    http://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/woodford-county-dropping-membership-in-economic-development-groups/article_5ca02933-c093-5916-87b4-d68cf5891b78.html The Logan County Board will decide soon whether to cut all funding for their economic development council. Monday night Bloomington wants to go in the opposite direction. http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=15302 The council will hear presentation about funding BN Advantage and a Small Business […]

Breaking News!

By:  Diane Benjamin Former County Board Chair Matt Sorensen, who is under federal indictment, has finally filed papers to have his name removed from the November ballot. I have confirmed this with McLean County Clerk Kathy Michael. (yep, another scoop)      

Call for Debate: Press release

Because voters deserve information before replacing Matt Sorensen on the County Board, I am calling for a debate between the 4 write-in candidates. I have scheduled a debate for Tuesday March 1st, 6:30pm at the Launch Pad – 315 E. Front Bloomington.  . District 2 stretches from Heyworth to Towanda, this location was chosen because […]