Originally published on IPR on April 10th.
On April 9th, municipal elections were held throughout the state of Illinois. The Libertarian Party of Illinois (LPIL) had three candidates on the ballot: Lex Green for mayor of Bloomington, Chad Grimm for Peoria City Council and Chris Jenner for McHenry County College Board. The results:
Lex Green – came in third of three candidates, receiving 1,246 votes, or 12.83%.
Chad Grimm – came in 2nd out of 2 candidates, with 270 votes, or 18.82%.
Chris Jenner – came in 2nd out of 9 candidates, with top 3 getting elected. Got 9,718 votes, or 14.7%. WON the election.