Hey, it's Justin! We may be in the middle of a fall sport, but for many, the best game in town isn't football, baseball, basketball, or soccer.
That's why we're bringing back our political column, Trail Mix, every Monday through November 8th.
surprises and advertising
We are not even two months away from the election we know from the wealth of political advertisements in our bones.
Leading the News: Dan Proft's superpower, PAC, has created a number of controversial assault ads, including one showing an assault involving a woman screaming.
News Review: Many news outlets broadcast videos as news, but reporters read transcripts over silent videos.
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In the race for Attorney General, who will represent the state in all legal matters, incumbent Democrat Kwame Rawle meets Republican Attorney Thomas DeVore.
Flash forward: DeVore successfully sued the state to end Musk's school mandate after a judge ruled against the order last summer.
Zoom out: Before you call out Anti-Mask DeVore, read his interesting comments at the GOP meeting in Springfield ahead of the Illinois State Fair rally.
In short, it's rare to see candidates tell party members they're wrong, especially at public meetings.