Richard Boykin, Democratic Nominee for First District Cook County Board Commissioner: “You want it, you got it.”

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, OAK PARK || By Michael Romain “You want it, you got it,” said Richard Boykin, moments after being declared the winner in the Democratic primary race for First District Cook County Commissioner. According to the Wednesday Journal, as of 10:40pm, “with 10 percent of precincts still to report, Boykin, a lawyer/lobbyist and former chief of staff to Davis (D-Chicago), had received … Continue reading Richard Boykin, Democratic Nominee for First District Cook County Board Commissioner: “You want it, you got it.”

Real Quick Politics: Live Blogging Election Night 2014

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 || By Michael Romain 7:55pm – Maya del Sol, Oak Park, IL  Oak Park Democrats are here in force. State Senator Don Harmon (D-39th), whose district now covers a sliver of Maywood’s north side, is here; as is State Rep. Camille Lilly (D-78th). As of yet, no sighting of Blake Sercye, candidate for First District Cook County Commissioner. Presently, with 55 … Continue reading Real Quick Politics: Live Blogging Election Night 2014