Both Wisconsin and Illinois held local non-partisan elections on April 5. Green Party members won six elections:
1. Steve Alesch was elected to the Warrenville Park District Commission in DuPage County, Illinois, in a contested election.
2. Toni Williams was elected to the Thornton Township High School District 205 board, Cook County, Illinois, in a contested election.
Various local elections and a special congressional election are all being held tomorrow, April 7. There are a few Green Party candidates and one member of the Greens/Green Party USA running for office. Low turnout is expected in each election, and the results should be interesting.
In Illinois’ fifth congressional district, a special election is being held to fill the vacancy left by Rahm Emanuel when he went to work at the White House. … Read more ...