College of Lake County Open Board Meeting – September 19, 2017

CLC Open Board Meeting Public Comment   VIEW:  Public Comment Handout CLC Board Meeting Agenda – September 19, 2017 CLC Board Book – September 19, 2017 REQUEST #1: To better facilitate the democratic process, I’m requesting that the placement and duration of “Public Comment” is specifically stated on the agenda. REQUEST #2: I’m requesting that…

REALLY, It’s Not My Job!

In a Lake County News-Sun article, reporter Luke Hammill writes concerning the issue of transporting highly explosive crude oil by rail, “My opponent hasn’t stepped up on our behalf to lobby or communicate related hazards,” [Songer] added, while acknowledging the federal government is responsible for regulating such trains. Lawlor said the issue is important but is “completely the responsibility of…

How About a Game of “Let’s REALLY Compare Our Candidates”

In response to questions asked by reporter, Luke Hammill from the News-Sun, I submitted the points below.  After reading his article, I wonder if Hammill is simply trying to sell newspapers rather than objectively compare candidates.  But, please, you be the judge! Why did you get into the race? Our community needs a new representative willing to fight for our…