Category: Politics

45th Ward committeeperson race: Cook vs. Rabbitt

by BRIAN NADIG Two Edgebrook area residents, Joe Cook and Michael Rabbitt, are vying  to succeed current 45th Ward Democratic Committeeperson James Gardiner, who is not seeking re-election. In 2023 Gardiner won a second term...

20th District Senate race full of lies and half truths

Analysis & Opinion by RUSS STEWART Mark Twain famously popularized the expression “lies, damn lies and statistics.” In other words, statistics were the incontrovertible truth. Ex-Speaker Mike Madigan (D) famously created the concept of...