Michael “Juice” Thompson scored a career-high 35 points as the Wildcats cruised in the Big Ten opener at Conseco Fieldhouse. Thompson’s point total was also a Big Ten single-game tournament record.
A jubilant crowd greeted Ramirez, 39, chanting her name as she entered her election party Tuesday. Supporters had created a salsa song they blasted outside a polling place Tuesday: “Delia, she’s ready,” goes the song, “ready to interrupt the corruption.”
Lake County judge takes lead among Dems to succeed Justice (and former Chicago Bear) Bob Thomas on state Supreme Court. GOP race too close to call
The race in the fall could overturn Democrats’ dominance of the state’s highest court.
Brady, a 21-year General Assembly veteran and deputy minority leader, has promised to modernize the secretary of state’s office.
A heated primary that forced Illinois’ top Democrats to pick sides ended with Giannoulias winning handily — his first since mostly bowing out of the public eye after a failed U.S. Senate bid in 2010.