Why Republicans Should Vote for Allen Skillicorn

If you are a Republican in the 66th State Representative District then your vote should be for Allen Skillicorn. There simply is no other choice.  We need reformers in Springfield who will not go along to get along or “compromise”. … Continue reading

McHenry County Illinois Cutting Budget by $10 Million

Last week McHenry County Administrator Peter Austin presented the rough draft of the proposed 2016 budget showing proposed decrease in the budget of $10,099,624.  This number is still subject to a few changes but this is the 90 percent solution. … Continue reading

Strategic Plan for McHenry County – Prioritize Lowering Taxes

At the McHenry County Board meeting on January 6th, 2015 County Administrator Peter Austin and Deputy Administrator Scott Hartman briefed the county board on the strategic plan.  You can download the presentation here.  Below are my comments. One important factor … Continue reading