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McLean County Libertarian Party

Steve Suess

The chair of the McLean County Libertarian Party announced his candidacy for state party chair late Wednesday.

Chicago skyline
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The latest campaign to separate Chicago from the rest of the state is trying to enlist the Libertarian Party's help to try to make its longshot bid become reality.

Jason Barickman
Jeff Smudde / WGLT

State Sen. Jason Barickman said Friday that Illinois’ ballot access laws are unfair to new political parties and independent candidates and should be changed.

Bloomington sample ballot
Eric Stock / WGLT

Among the many races and measures on the ballot for Bloomington voters this election is a proposal to do away with the agency that printed the very ballots they are using.

Staff / WGLT

McLean County Republican and Libertarian parties jointly filed an estimated 1,300 signatures Monday in support of a referendum to dissolve the Bloomington Election Commission.

At least 1,000 valid signatures are needed for Bloomington election ballots to include the referendum. It would read, “Shall the city election law be rejected?”