Enough: Illinois Budget Standoff Must Be Resolved, Says State-Journal Register

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 || By State-Journal Register Editorial Board  Approximately 65 Illinois daily and weekly newspapers are running editorials today through the beginning of July, many on their front pages, on the need for an end to the state budget standoff. The State Journal-Register editorial board shared this editorial and urged other newspapers to weigh in on the need for a resolution to Illinois’ … Continue reading Enough: Illinois Budget Standoff Must Be Resolved, Says State-Journal Register

REVIEW: The D209 Election Starts Now

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 5/10/16 || EDITORIAL  It’s done. The school board at Proviso High School District 209 has changed its leadership. Out as board president is Theresa Kelly.  In as board president is Teresa McKelvy. Took a whole lot of disturbing political machinations for the new and narrow board majority to pull off this insider play. Kevin … Continue reading REVIEW: The D209 Election Starts Now

From The Review: Two-Faced Kevin McDermott

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || EDITORIAL  It didn’t take long, right about a year, for the school board at our Proviso High Schools to turn the subject back to its favorite topic. Itself. Always. Without exception. Without regard for the suffering of its students, the shame of its unending failure to educate or spend wisely, to connect with parents, to … Continue reading From The Review: Two-Faced Kevin McDermott