Scott Fornek

Political Editor

As political editor, Scott Fornek oversees and coordinates political coverage at the Chicago Sun-Times. He has covered politics for nearly 30 years as an editor, political reporter and general assignment reporter.

History shows Cook County voters prefer having the same party in the White House and as state’s attorney. But they have no problem dumping incumbent prosecutors of either party.
<p><span style="line-height:1.5em;">Yes, there were an awful lot of runoffs Tuesday night.</span></p>
<p><em><span style="line-height:1.5em;">The mayor’s race and 19 wards will see runoffs in April. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and candidates his Super PAC
<p><i>NOTE: This article originally was published Sept. 12, 2006</i></p>
<p>Note: <i>This article originally ran June 8, 2007</i></p>
<p><i>NOTE: This article was first published Oct. 2, 2005</i></p>
<p><i>NOTE: This article was originally published April 23, 2006</i></p>