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McHenry Township GOP to host candidate forum Saturday at Richardson Farm

Candidates for the governor’s office and federal seats will be present as will McHenry County Board, countywide candidates

Republican candidates up and down the ticket will attend a forum hosted by the McHenry County Township Republicans this Saturday.

The event will run 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Richardson Adventure Farm, 909 English Prairie Road in Spring Grove, with forums scheduled throughout the day at one of four stages.

The forums will include Republican candidates for U.S. Senate and congressional districts; statewide offices, including comptroller, treasurer, secretary of state, attorney general and governor; judicial races for the Illinois Supreme Court; the McHenry County Board and countywide offices, including clerk, treasurer and regional superintendent of schools; and various Illinois General Assembly districts.

Gubernatorial candidates scheduled to be at the forum include Darren Bailey, Gary Rabine, Paul Schimpf and Max Solomon. This portion of the forum begins at 6 p.m. at the amphitheater and will be the concluding event of the day.

The event also will feature food trucks, concessions and a beer tent.

For information, go to mchenrytownshipgop.com.

Tentative schedule:

AmphitheaterMaze PavilionSilo PavilionInside
10 a.m.U.S. Senate
11:55 a.m.McHenry County Board District 4McHenry County Board District 6McHenry County Board District 5McHenry County Board District 3
1:35 p.m.Illinois comptroller, treasurer and secretary of stateIllinois Senate District 35Illinois House District 66
2:20 p.m.Illinois attorney generalIllinois Supreme Court
3:30 p.m.11th congressional district16th congressional district10th congressional district9th congressional district
5:40 p.m.McHenry County clerk, treasurer and regional superintendent of schools
6 p.m.Illinois governor
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