When first-time candidate Joshua Griffith, a production and marketing manager at Locke’s Roofing & Siding in Galesburg, first entered the Republican race to unseat Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) in the 93rd District, he was inspired by the idea that it is time for change.
Some politicians and residents are up in arms about a campaign donation of just over $55,000 made by the Democratic Victory Fund to Sen. Ira Silverstein (D-Chicago) who is running for re-election after weathering an ethics complaint.
A new ad for Joshua Griffith, who is running in the GOP primary in the 93rd House District, takes aim at his opponent, Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb), and her involvement in budget discussions last year.
Joshua Griffith, an Abingdon Republican running against Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) in the GOP primary in the 93rd House District, is taking aim at practices he sees as negatively impacting residents.
Joshua Griffith has been outspoken about problems related to high property taxes that he says have had an adverse effect on Illinois residents and businesses, and he lays much of the blame on Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb).
Joshua Griffith, who is challenging Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) for a seat in the 93rd District, spoke out earlier this month about a lack of transparency and other issues related to how Illinois politics works.
Joshua Griffith, candidate for Illinois state representative of the 93rd District, is questioning why it has taken more than 1,000 days to appoint a legislative inspector general when the state has received dozens of complaints to that office in the interim.
On the campaign trail, Joshua Griffith, who running for state representative in the the 93rd District for the seat held by Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb), is highlighting the real challenges that citizens face as taxpayers.
Officials in Springfield and around the country are talking about a “pension cliff” and trying to determine what will happen as large numbers of educators become fully vested in school district pension benefit systems.