Failing Forward: Losing by 43 Votes But Flipping Nearly Two-Thirds of Precincts

We could be discouraged by our Maggie Trevor's oh-so-slim loss to Republican Tom Morrison for the 54th Illinois House District seat--43 votes! However, a closer look at the election results reveals the depth of her support, which helped her flip nearly two-thirds of the precincts in the district.

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Campaign for Palatine Library Referendum Seeks Volunteers

There's a new campaign in town, and it's supporting Palatine Public Library's referendum this April. The Library has never sought an operating referendum--until now. The roof needs repairs, the lights are inefficient, and the HVAC system is failing. The tax increase amounts to a dollar a week for the average single-family home. Email the Yes Committee Palatine Library to help phonebank in

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Volunteers Needed for Maggie Trevor's Discovery Recount for 54th House Seat

Maggie Trevor's campaign is seeking volunteers to witness the discovery recount on Dec. 19, 20 and 21.  Volunteers are needed on Dec. 19 at the Cook County Clerk's warehouse location, 1330 N. 54th Ave, Cicero, any time from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Transportation may be available. Volunteers are also needed Dec. 20 and Dec. 21 at the Cook County Clerk's Office, 69 W. Washington St., Chicago, any time between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.  To sign up, email the campaign:

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