Monday, March 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 2:40 p.m.
Featured image: Brandon Johnson, who defeated Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin in the March 20 Democratic Primary election. | File
First District Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin has conceded to Brandon Johnson, a former Chicago teacher and union organizer.
Continue reading “Boykin Concedes To Johnson In 1st District Race”
Thursday, March 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Brandon Johnson and Commissioner Richard Boykin. | File
Two days after the polls closed on the March 20 Primary Election, the race for the 1st District seat on the Cook County Board of Commissioners is still undecided.
Continue reading “‘This Race Is Not Over,’ Says Boykin”
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Brandon Johnson addresses supporters at his election night headquarters in Chicago. | UWF Illinois/Twitter
Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st) and his challenger, Brandon Johnson, were in a virtual dead heat, according to suburban and city election data that was available online — but in a 12:00 a.m. phone interview, Johnson said that his campaign’s tracking of the ballots have him up enough votes to win.
Continue reading “Brandon Johnson Claims Victory In 1st District Race”