Cary Collins can officially campaign as the GOP-slated candidate for the 22nd Illinois Senate District seat. Party leadership voted Monday night to approve the former Hoffman Estates trustee for the November ticket. He now needs to finish gathering 1,000 voter signatures and file with the state board of elections.
Collins is taking on incumbent Sen. Michael Noland of Elgin, who has served in his position since 2007. He said he plans to be an independent voice in Springfield and someone who will not be swayed by lobbyists or party leaders. ...More HERE