Battle lines being drawn in DuPage Co...

Battle lines being drawn in DuPage County

There are 6 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 24, 2009, titled Battle lines being drawn in DuPage County. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Compared with the tempestuous political juggernaut that is Cook County , DuPage County lacks drama and sheer citizen agitation.

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Reformer

United States

#1 Jul 29, 2009
None of the candidates apparently has promised to resign from their other paid elective office. Which means the winner would become a double-dipper. That's the kind of thing DuPage Republicans like to criticize when it happens with Democrats in Cook County.
SayWhat

Evanston, IL

#2 Jul 29, 2009
One machine in one county, another machine in DuPage County.
Lawrence Fine

Darien, IL

#3 Jul 29, 2009
Which genius decided to dump mountains of festering garbage in the Forest Preserves ??
Looking for the least bad

Chicago, IL

#4 Jul 29, 2009
Well forget about the George Ryan retread Brien Sheahan. Republicans are still furious at him for his role in helping Andy McKenna destroy the IL GOP. Sheahan is one of the people behind the brilliant scheme to sue Republicans if Republicans vote for their own state party leaders again. So strike Sheahan, he's an embarrassment.

Cronin is worthless too. Pankau is probably the best of an otherwise bad lot.
Dan Seals is a dope

Santa Clara, CA

#5 Jul 30, 2009
Looking for the least bad: great post! DuPage GOP is as bad as Cook County Dems (Pate Phillip, Lee Daniels, Kirk Dillard, etc). Please don't infect the rest of the state by running for state-wide office.
Dave

Naperville, IL

#6 Jul 30, 2009
Dan Seals is a dope wrote:
Looking for the least bad: great post! DuPage GOP is as bad as Cook County Dems (Pate Phillip, Lee Daniels, Kirk Dillard, etc). Please don't infect the rest of the state by running for state-wide office.
The DuPage GOP is as bad as the Cook County Dems? You cannot be serious. Does DuPage County have the high tax rates of Cook County? Can you honestly equate Schillerstrom with Todd Stroger? Does DuPage County have the crime rates that Cook County and Chicago have? Are the DuPage County public schools a joke like Chicago's? How many families are moving out of DuPage County so they can live under Todd Stroger's inept rule?

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