Category: Politics

In Bellwood, Fritz Kaegi Blasts ‘Machine Politics’ That Saddle Property Tax System

Friday, July 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Fritz Kaegi during a breakfast in Bellwood on July 19. | Courtesy J. Boston 

Fritz Kaegi, the Democratic nominee for Cook County Assessor, visited Bellwood Village Hall, 2350 S. 25th Ave. in Bellwood, on July 19 to lay out his plans to reform the office and invite community leaders to play roles in his transition.

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Former Gov. Cites Broadview In Push To Keep Chicago Mayor From Third Term

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Former Illinois governor Pat Quinn. | Wikipedia 

Two years ago, the Illinois Supreme Court sided with a group of Broadview residents who wanted to impose mayoral term limits. The case, Johnson v. Ames, allowed for residents to vote on whether or not the mayor should be limited to two terms. Two years later, the case is still making waves.

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Broadview Man Files Paperwork To Run For Governor

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

A Broadview man was among a group of third party and independent candidates to enter the Illinois governor’s race on June 25, the last day for candidates seeking to appear on the ballot in November to submit nominating petitions to the Illinois State Board of Elections.

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