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Democratic Candidate For President of the United States

Joe Biden - 0

Michael Bloomberg - 0

Pete Buttigieg - 0

Tulsi Gabbard - 0

Ami Klobuchar - 0

Bernie Sanders - 0

Tom Steyer - 0

Elizabeth Warren - 0

Republican Candidate For President of the United States

Donald Trump - 0

Roque De La Fuente - 0

Republican Nominee For U.S. Senate (Durbin Seat)

Robert Marshall - 0

Peggy Hubbard - 0

Casey Chlebek - 0

Mark C. Curran, Jr. - 0

Tom Tarter - 0

U.S. Representative Democratic Candidate 13th District (Davis Seat)

Betsey Dirksen-Londrigan - 0

Stefanie Smith - 0

93rd Illinois Legislative District Democratic Candidate (Hammond Seat)

Scott Stoll - 0

Emiliano Vera - 0

7th Judicial Circuit Republican Nominee (Day Vacancy)

John Wayne Guntren - 0

Zachary A. Schmidt - 0

7th Judicial Circuit Democratic Nominee (Day Vacancy)

Matt Goetten - 0

Elliott L. Turpin - 0

Morgan County Coroner

Charles "Chuck" Jennings - 0

Marcy Patterson - 0

Cass County State's Attorney Democratic Nominee

John Alvarez - 0

Carrie Magerl - 0

Greene County Board At-Large Vacancy

Mark Strang - 0

Christy Ford - 0

Earlene Castleberry - 0

Scott County State's Attorney (Hill Vacancy)

John Paul Coonrod - 0

Richard "Rick" Crews - 0

Bethany Doolin - 0

Scott County Commissioner

Charles Pine - 0

Robert L. "Bob" Schafer - 0

Brown County Board Republican Candidates (Vote For 7)

David Ferrill - 0

Rick Garthaus - 0

Chad Kunkel - 0

Charles Northcutt - 0

Jed Parn - 0

Lori Weise-McKee - 0

Mark Yingling - 0

Michael Yingling - 0

Brown County State's Attorney Republican Nominee

Jesse Gilsdorf - 0

Michael Hill - 0

Mark Vincent - 0

8th Judicial Circuit Republican Nominee (Drummond Vacancy)

Tad Brenner - 0

Drew Erwin - 0

Pike County Board Republican Nominee (Vote for 5)

John Birch - 0

Amy Gates - 0

Reta Hoskin - 0

Thomas Lewis - 0

Derek Ross - 0

Mark Sprague - 0

Pike County State's Attorney Republican Nominee

Zachary Boren - 0

Walker Filbert - 0

Schmidt Endorsed By Logan County State’s Attorney

By Benjamin Cox on February 25, 2020 at 12:02pm

A Greene County Judicial candidate has received an endorsement from the Logan County State’s Attorney. 7th Circuit Republican candidate Zachary A Schmidt received the endorsement from Bradley A Hague, the current Logan County State’s Attorney. Schmidt formerly served as an assistant state’s attorney in Logan and Peoria Counties. Schmidt, a Carrollton native, currently is the […]

Greene County Law Enforcement Endorse Goetten For 7th Judicial Vacancy

By Benjamin Cox on February 20, 2020 at 11:49am

A former Greene County State’s Attorney and current Democratic candidate for the 7th Judicial Circuit Judge vacancy in Greene County has been endorsed by all of Greene County’s top law enforcement officials. Matthew Goetten has been fully endorsed by the Greene County law enforcement officials in a letter released to the media today. Citing Goetten’s […]

Magerl Hopes To Bring Technology & Communication to Cass County State’s Attorney’s Office

By Benjamin Cox on February 12, 2020 at 12:43pm

A Jacksonville-based attorney is taking on an incumbent for State’s Attorney in Cass County. Private practice lawyer Carrie Magerl is vying for the Democrat nomination in the primary coming up on March 17th. Magerl moved her family to Cass County last year, but continues to practice law in several West Central Illinois counties as a […]

LaHood Raises $442,000 in Unopposed Re-Election Bid

By Benjamin Cox on February 5, 2020 at 9:14am

18th District Congressman raised nearly a half million dollars in the 4th quarter of last year for his re-election campaign. LaHood’s office released the numbers yesterday, saying that LaHood’s campaign has over $2.3 million in cash on hand. Currently, LaHood is running unopposed in the March primary and general election as his Democrat challenger Mark […]

Pike-Scott Farm Bureau To Host Scott County State’s Attorney Candidate Forum

By Benjamin Cox on February 2, 2020 at 12:45pm

The Pike-Scott Farm Bureau will host a State’s Attorney forum on Wednesday, February 19th at 7:00 p.m. in the Court Room of the Scott County Courthouse in Winchester. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. The forum is designed to give voters a chance to hear from the three Republican candidates for Scott County State’s Attorney […]

Guntren Enters 7th Circuit Judge Race in Greene

By Benjamin Cox on January 2, 2020 at 10:02am

Greene County’s 7th Circuit Judge race will now have a Republican primary challenger. Zachary Schmidt will be challenged in March by Eldred lawyer John W. Guntren. Schmidt and Guntren will face off against either Elliott Turpin or Matthew Goetten on the Democrat side. They will be replacing the retiring longtime judge James W. Day who […]

LaHood Challenger Bows Out Due to Medical Issues

By Benjamin Cox on December 21, 2019 at 7:29am

18th District Republican incumbent Darin LaHood will now likely face no challenge for Congress. Mark Haasis, LaHood’s Democrat challenger, announced yesterday via his Facebook campaign page that he will be suspending his campaign due to unnamed medical issues that would keep him from the campaign trail. Haasis said that all money donated to his campaign […]

Most Local Races See Little Opposition for March 17 Primary

By Benjamin Cox on December 4, 2019 at 6:01am

The filing period for local race filings came and went on Monday evening. In Morgan County, the filing for positions went unchanged when filing started last Monday, prior to the Thanksgiving holiday. Republican Gray Noll for State’s Attorney, Republican Amy Sipes for Circuit Clerk, Democrat Bradley Zeller for County Commissioner, and Republican Coroner candidates Marcy […]

Federal & State Candidacy Filing Period Ended Monday

By Benjamin Cox on December 3, 2019 at 8:22am

Several dozen state candidates made their way to Springfield yesterday to file petitions for the final day of filing at the Illinois State Board of Elections to be on the 2020 election ballot. The filing period ended at 5PM yesterday. In the U.S. Senate race, three more Republicans filed to vie for the spot to […]

Candidate Filing Period For 2020 Elections End December 2nd

By Benjamin Cox on November 27, 2019 at 9:54am

Over 400 candidates filed for state and federal positions for the March primaries Monday in Springfield. County Clerk Jill Waggener says that a handful of candidates have filed for Morgan County positions this week. According to Waggener, current State’s Attorney Gray Noll, incumbent Circuit Clerk Amy Sipes, and sitting County Coroner Marcy Patterson have all […]