Judge Tommy Brewer appears to have held on to the seat to which he was appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court. In the race for the Starks vacancy in the 7th Subcircuit, with only two suburban precincts unaccounted for (55 of 57) and only four City precincts still outstanding (230 out of 234), Brewer is ahead of challenger Roxanne L. Rochester, 13,323 to 9,470.
The Toney vacancy, though, is shaping up as a real cliffhanger. More momentarily.
Wait -- there wasn't a phone call to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton after all? - Yesterday, I went off on a speculative binge. I imagined what Bruce Rauner might have said to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton when he supposedly called them ...
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