Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Bill Barrow Associated Press ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — The most expensive House race in U.S. history heads to voters Tuesday in the northern suburbs of Atlanta. Either Republican Karen Handel will claim a seat that’s been in her party’s hands since 1979 or Democrat Jon Ossoff will manage an upset that will rattle Washington ahead of the 2018 More...

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By Associated Press On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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President Macron’s party dominates French parliamentary vote

Elaine Ganley and Sylvie Corbet Associated Press PARIS (AP) — President Emmanuel Macron’s party, including untested novices, will be sweeping into the lower house of the French parliament, hogging a clear More...

By Associated Press On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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Rout by Macron’s party expected in French parliament vote

Elaine Ganley Associated Press PARIS (AP) — French voters are casting ballots Sunday in the final round of parliamentary elections that could clinch President Emmanuel Macron’s hold on power, as his fledgling More...

By United Press International On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Montana congressman Gianforte sentenced for assaulting reporter

“It was not my intention to hurt him,” congressman-elect Greg Gianforte said in court Monday. Doug G. Ware United Press International BOZEMAN, Mont. (UPI) — The newest member of the U.S. House More...

By Associated Press On Sunday, June 11th, 2017
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France’s Macron faces test in parliamentary elections

SYLVIE CORBET Associated Press PARIS (AP) — French voters are choosing lawmakers in the lower house of parliament on Sunday in a vote that is crucial for newly-elected president Emmanuel Macron. A total of 7,882 More...

By Colby Applegate On Sunday, June 11th, 2017
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Rauner, GOP bemoan budget breakdown, blame bickering Democrats

“Today we’ve seen a complete dereliction of duty by the majority in the General Assembly,” Gov. Bruce Rauner said after the 100th session of the General Assembly closed. “Once again, a tragic failure to More...

By Colby Applegate On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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McLeansboro 2017 Consolidated General Election Results

RaceCandidateVotesPercentage MayorDick Deitz (IND)42160.14% MayorRodney Hart (IND)27939.86% ClerkFred Vallome (IND)542100.00% TreasurerSharon Ingram (IND)613100.00% Alderman - Ward 1Tom Maulding More...

By Colby Applegate On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Bolingbrook 2017 Consolidated General Election Results

RaceCandidateVotesPercentage Village PresidentRoger Claar (BFP)6,14250.25% Village PresidentJacqueline Traynere (BUP)6,07049.75% ClerkJaime Olson (BUP)6,02850.10% ClerkCarol Penning (BFP)6,00449.90% TrusteeMichael More...

By Colby Applegate On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Standard 2017 Consolidated General Election Results

RaceCandidateVotesPercentage Village PresidentFrank Vulcani, Jr. (IND)41100.00% TrusteeJames Reno (IND)3934.21% TrusteePeter Piccinelli (IND)3833.33% TrusteeAlbert Peterson (IND)3732.46%  More...

By Jake Leonard On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Owaneco 2017 Consolidated General Election Results

RaceCandidateVotesPercentage Village PresidentAlvin Mizeur (IND)80100.00% ClerkKimberly Anderson (IND)80100.00% TrusteeJohn Wilhour (IND)7335.44% TrusteeRonald Moomey (IND)6732.52% TrusteeMatthew More...