Author: John Kraft

DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) - PRESS RELEASE FROM THE VERMILION COUNTY DEMOCRATS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (download pdf here) LOCAL DEMOCRATS SPEAK OUT AGAINST PARTISAN FIRING OF NIKKI BOGART, HIGHLY RESPECTED 7-YEAR FINANCIAL RESOURCES DIRECTOR FOR THE VERMILION COUNTY BOARD Bogart filed complaint on Friday with the Grievance Committee of Vermilion County alleging her termination by...

College of DuPage (ECWd) - On December 12, 2014, a group of nine students filed a Verified Complaint for Temporary Restraining Order, Preliminary and Permanent Injunction, and Other Relief based on Breach of Contract/Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Practices Act in DuPage County Circuit Court. This complaint...

LIVINGSTON CO., IL. (ECWd) - Dear Friends, Constituents and Fellow Citizens, Despite last week’s statements by the Livingston County Zoning Administrator that citizens did not need to attend this week’s Regional Planning Commission meeting, 50 persons attended tonight’s (Feb 2, 2015) meeting to see whether the RPC...

Chicago, IL. (ECWd) - More blow-back from the Breuder severance package vote. During a press conference in Chicago on February 2, 2015, State Representatives talked about the severance package issue and revealed several proposals to insure this never happens again. Rep. Jeanne Ives thanked College of...

PRESS RELEASE:  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE . At an Illinois House Republican press conference this morning, Rep. Peter Breen (R-Lombard) announced legislation to create the “Breuder Rule” to ban future excessive severance agreements, like the $763,000 agreement awarded to College of DuPage President Robert Breuder last week....

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