Election 2014
IL Gubernatorial Primary Coverage

IL 13th Congressional Primary Coverage

IL US Senate GOP Primary Coverage 

IL Treasurer GOP Primary Coverage


Interview with Clarine Nardi Riddle 031814

Co-Founder No Labels

Interview with Paul Vallas 031814

Dem Candidate for Lt. Gov (Quinn Ticket)

Brian Byers - "Who I'm voting for and Why"

IL Primary 2014

Interview with Landon Laubhan 030514

GOP Primary Candidate for State Rep

Interview with Erika Harold 030414

GOP Congressional Primary Candidate 13th District

Interview with Dan Rutherford 022814

GOP Primary Candidate for State Treasurer

Interivew with Jim Oberweis 022714

GOP Primary Candidate for US Senate

Interview with Tom Cross

GOP Primary Candidate for State Treasurer

Byers and Co TUE 022514 7AM Hour

WIth GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Bill Brady

Interview with Doug Truax 022114

GOP Primary Candidate for US Senate

Interview with Michael Firsching

GOP candidate in the 13th Congressional Primary

Interview with Sen Kirk Dillard 021814

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate

Interview with Bob Grogan 021714

GOP Primary Candidate for IL Treasurer

Interview with David Green 021414

Dem Primary Candidate for the 13th Congressional District
Candidate Application and Voting Timeline
  • January 16: Final day for write-in-candidates to collect and turn in signatures to County Clerk’s office to be put on March primary ballot.
  • February 6: First day for no excuse absentee balloting.  Absentee balloting can be done by mail-in or in person at the County Clerk’s office.
  • February 18: Final day for traditional voter registration.
  • February 19- March 15: Grace period voter registration (must vote at time of registration).
  • March 18: Election Day for primary election. 
To find your voting location, click here
For more information on voting registration dates, contact the Macon County Clerk’s office at 217-424-1306.

Location change to affect two voting precincts

Changes are coming for some voting precincts for the upcoming March primary election...

Interview with Erika Harold 020714

GOP Primary Candidate for 13th Congressional District

Interview with George Gollin 020414

Dem Candidate for the 13th Congressional District Primary on Byers & Co

Primary elections lack sizzle of general elections, especially among young voter

In a time when political party lines are dug deeper than ever, more and more young voters are neglecting to pick a side...

Interview with Rob Karr

01/16/14  President of the IL Retail Merchants Assoc. on the minimum wage
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