By DREW ZIMMERMAN
Martin McLaughlin, who has served as Barrington Hills' village president since 2013, announced his candidacy for Illinois House Representative in the 52nd legislative district on Wednesday.
The seat currently is held by Rep. David McSweeney, who recently announced that he would not be running for another term in the House in 2020. Instead, the Barrington Hills Republican said he is eyeing a bid for Illinois Secretary of State or U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth’s seat...Read more
Barrington Hills Village President Martin McLaughlin will run for the state 52nd state House District seat long held by Republican David McSweeney.
McLaughlin, also a Republican, is the first candidate to publicly announce a campaign for the seat since McSweeney said earlier this month he won't seek re-election in 2020. McSweeney, also a Barrington Hills resident, has held the office since 2012....Read more