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Republican - Governor-Lieutenant Governor

Richard Irvin/Avery Bourne - 4821

Gary Rabine/Aaron Delmar - 770

Darren Bailey/Stephanie Trussell - 12605

Paul Schimpf/Carolyn Schofield - 580

Jesse Sullivan/Kathleen Murphy - 5664

Max Solomon/Latasha Fields - 193

Democrat - Governor-Lieutenant Governor

J.B. Pritzker/Julianna Stratton (incumbent) - 10010

Beverly Miles/Karla Shaw - 790

Republican - Secretary of State

Dan Brady - 10193

John Milhiser - 12927

Democrat - Secretary of State

David Moore - 701

Alexi Giannoulias - 6133

Anna Valencia - 3440

Sidney Moore - 422

Republican - Attorney General

Steve Kim - 8946

David Shestokas - 3390

Thomas G. DeVore - 9794

Republican - U.S. Senator

Peggy Hubbard - 5692

Casey Chlebek - 2114

Robert "Bobby" Piton - 2149

Jimmy Lee Tillman II - 1290

Anthony W. Williams - 2191

Kathy Salvi - 5926

Matt Dubiel - 2120

Republican - 15th Congressional District

Rodney Davis - 7464

Mary Miller - 6432

Democrat - 13th Congressional District

Nikki Budzinski - 28753

David Palmer - 9175

Republican - 13th Congressional District

Regan Deering - 14534

Matt Hausman - 9936

Jesse Reising - 13820

Terry Martin - 3564

Republican - 54th Illinois Senate District

Steve McClure - 8313

Donald DeBolt - 4973

Republican - 95th Illinois Representative District

Tim Butler - 2142

Kent Gray - 714

Democrat - Cass County Board District 2 (Vote for 3)

Kim Hance - 101

Gary Noe - 109

Connie Starkey - 107

Ronald Culves - 89

Republican - Greene County Board (Vote For 7)

Earlene Castleberry - 658

Christopher Elliott - 579

John Forsting - 535

Robert "Bob" Hall - 790

Christy Lake - 993

Brandon Malin - 608

Melissa "Missy" Mehrhoff - 657

Richard Ross - 785

Andrea Schnelten - 818

Mark Strang - 819

Democrat - 15th Congressional District Committeewoman

Katherine F.S. Daniels - 1609

Liz Brown-Reeves - 1428

Republican - White Hall Precinct 1 Committeeman

Marcus D. Jouett - 35

David Surbeck - 44

Republican - Scott County Board (Vote For 1)

John Simmons - 484

Danny Hatcher - 271

Steven Grubb - 211

Referendum - 0.1% tax to assist with maintenance of Scott County Nursing Center?

Yes - 789

No - 312

Referendum - a special service area for emergency medical services for southern Scott County?

Yes - 525

No - 383

Referendum - an increase in tax levy for Road District 2 in Scott County?

Yes - 489

No - 35

Referendum - Authorize the New Berlin School District #16 in Sangamon & Morgan Counties to issue bonds in the amount of $23.5M to update Junior/Sr. High School building?

Yes - 1286

No - 464

Advisory Referendum to allow chicken coops within the corporate limits of the Village of Loami?

Yes - 104

No - 64

New Vote-By-Mail System for Disabled Voters Launches Ahead of June Primary

By Benjamin Cox on June 2, 2022 at 3:11pm

The Illinois State Board of Elections has announced the launch of a remote accessible vote-by-mail system for the upcoming primary. The system allows the blind, deafblind and some other voters with disabilities to vote-by-mail – privately and independently – just as all other Illinois voters can. It allows them to securely receive and mark their […]

Davis Gets Endorsement From Local Sheriffs

By Benjamin Cox on May 20, 2022 at 1:09pm

A candidate for the newly drawn 15th Congressional District has picked up endorsements from some current and former local sheriffs. 18 current and former central Illinois county sheriffs announced their endorsement of Rodney Davis’ campaign for Congress in the 15th District. The sheriffs’ endorsement follows the Illinois Fraternal Order of Police endorsement of Davis last […]

Irvin-Bourne Ticket Picks Up Endorsement From Ezard, 50 Other Local Leaders, Legislators, Sheriffs

By Benjamin Cox on May 10, 2022 at 8:37am

The Irvin-Bourne gubernatorial campaign rolled out a new list of co-chairs on Friday. The list includes over 50 local leaders and legislators from around Illinois. One of those is Jacksonville Mayor Andy Ezard. Ezard says he’s know Irvin for a long time: “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Mr. Irvin through work with the […]

Sullivan, Soloman, & Miles Dodge Ballot Objections

By Benjamin Cox on April 22, 2022 at 9:29am

The Illinois State Board of Elections is still pouring through numerous objections to candidate petitions for the June primary ballot. An entire slate of Republican candidates were stricken from the ballot for various reasons. Objection hearing notes were made public yesterday by the State Board of Elections ahead of a final meeting to certify the […]

Objections Filed on Several Petitions of Candidacy for State Offices

By Benjamin Cox on March 21, 2022 at 8:08pm

Several people filing to run for state offices may be trimmed from the field in the coming weeks after objections to their petitions for nomination were filed at the State Board of Elections in Springfield today. Several GOP gubernatorial candidates had their nominating petitions objected to today. They include Jesse Sullivan and Kathleen Murphy, Max […]

Recap of June Primary Filings For Counties, State, & Federal Offices

By Benjamin Cox on March 18, 2022 at 12:30pm

Several federal and state primary races are shaping up to be competitive, while most county races will remain uncontested. Morgan County’s local races will have zero contested primaries. The lone county board position, clerk, treasurer, and sheriff won’t face any opposition for the June 28th primary. Mike Wankel, Jill Waggener, Crystal Myers, and Mike Carmody […]

June Primary Election Filing Period Opens

By Jeremy Coumbes on March 7, 2022 at 3:58pm

The filing period is now open for the June 28th primary election. Morgan County Clerk Jill Waggener says as of this afternoon, she along with a handful of precinct committeemen had already filed paperwork to be on the ballot. Among offices that will be on the ballot in Morgan County this year include County Clerk […]

Miller Congressional Campaign Hit With Campaign Finance Questions, Issues

By Benjamin Cox on February 24, 2022 at 9:19am

A Republican primary in Illinois’ new 15th District is having campaign finances scrutinized. The Federal Election Commission has dinged candidate Mary Miller’s campaign for double counting campaign contributions from her Fourth Quarter of 2021 earnings report. According to Miller’s forms submitted to the FEC, she reported just under $165,000 in fundraising for the fourth quarter […]

Irvin Reported to Enter Gubernatorial Race; Bourne Rumored to Be Running Mate

By Benjamin Cox on January 17, 2022 at 7:48am

The Republican primary for governor is likely to get more crowded today. Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin is expected to announce his candidacy for the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic incumbent JB Pritzker. State Representative Avery Bourne is expected to be Irvin’s running mate. Bourne has not made her 2022 intentions made public yet. Irvin joins […]

‘Mancow’ Muller Running For Illinois Governor

By Benjamin Cox on January 16, 2022 at 12:55pm

A familiar radio voice to some is throwing is hat in the ring to run for governor of Illinois. Erich “Mancow” Muller announced his plans to seek the state’s top office this week, according to the Patch in Chicago. Mancow in the Morning has run as a syndicated radio show in Springfield in years prior. […]