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Candidates Go One On One

by Thomas Breen | Apr 18, 2018 8:48 am | Comments (3)

Thomas Breen photoOne spoke of how his grandfather worked as a machinist for three decades at Winchester Arms. Another recalled being voted “most respect on either side of the aisle” in the legislature. A third boasted that his financial credentials makes him the best state treasurer candidate — in history.

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In Primaries, “Moms” Get Their Moment

by Paul Bass | Apr 19, 2016 7:46 am | Comments (9)

Paul Bass PhotosThanks to a competitive race for president, Annette Nance-Holt was on Kimberly Avenue Monday telling the story of how a gang member’s stray bullet killed her 16-year-old son Blair on a Chicago city bus. Lucia McBath was there, too, recalling how a 47-year-old man shot dead her unarmed 17-year-old son Jordan after starting an argument about Jordan’s loud music.

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