Lake Zurich Man Running for Illinois State Rep

LAKE ZURICH, Ill. – Lake Zurich resident Chris Bos is challenging Mary Edly-Allen (D-Libertyville) in what may be a heated race for the 51st district state representative seat, which represents Lake Zurich, Hawthorn Woods and other communities within Lake County.

Edly-Allen won in 2018 against Republican Helene Miller Walsh by a mere 373 votes.

“The power structure in Springfield right now is way tilted, to the point that the [Democratic] party can do whatever they want. No need to negotiate, no need to have political discussion, no need to come to a consensus or compromise on anything. They can push through whatever they want. We hope to restore some balance back in Springfield,” Bos said. ...

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“You don’t represent a party. You represent the people in your district.” - Chris Bos

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By Margo Pelak. Read the full article here.

Originally posted on July 17, 2020 by LocalNewsReader.com