Local GOP: Burn the Big Tent

By: Diane Benjamin I heard one of the biggest opponents to the McLean County GOP Accountability committee was George Wendt. He needs to reconsider, the latest RINO Republican to turn on the party is Kathleen Lorenz. 4 years ago she campaigned door-to-door calling herself a Republican. Does George Wendt know Lorenz campaigned for his Democrat […]

GOP Accountability – Your questions are needed!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE: February 7, 2022CONTACT:       Connie Beard, Chairman                        McLean County Republicans                        Email: [email protected]                        Cell: (309) 824-9394  MCLEAN COUNTY REPUBLICANS CREATING CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE McLean County Republicans have created a Candidate Assessment and Accountability Review Committee (CAAR). The Committee is seeking public input into a questionnaire that will be provided to prospective and incumbent candidates for local office. The first round of […]

Unmask the kids-McLean County

By: Diane Benjamin The McLean County Board Health Committee met yesterday. One mother gave Public Comment. Julie Bakewell presented the Resolution below to Committee Chair Susan Schafer. The Resolution is a revised version of one another Illinois County has already passed. Julie spells out why Pritzker’s Executive Orders are meaningless and IDPH and ISBE have […]

The left has no values, or morals

By:  Diane Benjamin Campaign sign of conservatives and GOP candidates have been disappearing for years.  I’ve never heard of signs by Democrats disappearing.   When issues won’t win an election, the left isn’t above cheating. Two huge Trump/Pence signs have disappeared from the same location: Fox Creek Road and West Oakland.  Anybody in the area with […]

Press Conference today:

Connie Beard, Chairman of the McLean County Republican Party, is holding a press conference today at noon at the History Museum in downtown Bloomington.  Gathering begins at 11:30. Video is available from Cities 92.9. Connie was awesome Connie will be talking about the business boycott list and the local defund the police movement. Support this […]

McLean County GOP News Release

Press Release:   10/1/18 Statement by Connie Beard, Chairman McLean County Republicans. “It has been brought to my attention through various sources that Ms. Nikita Richards, Democratic candidate for McLean County Clerk, appeared at a local congregation and during her campaign presentation accused Kathy Michael of breaking the law by delaying the start of early voting.  […]