You know about the candidates for governor (and if you don't, go here for the Dems and here for the GOP). You probably even have a good idea about the U.S. Senate race. But what about a bit farther down the ballot? Lieutenant governor, comptroller or treasurer?
Chicago Ald. Toni Preckwinkle is having what you might call a good day.
She woke up to a front-page Chicago Tribune headline about a new poll suggesting she has surged ahead in a crowded Democratic primary race for Cook County Board president.
Last night I saw my favorite campaign ad of all time. Bob Schillerstrom had the genius idea to tackle his name's unsavory sound alike head-on and make it a positive. But that's not my favorite thing about this ad.