Transparency in Government

It is important for bids to be open and honest and transparent to taxpayers and for the checkbooks of government departments and agencies to be available online for review by taxpayers.  At Will County where I am on the Board now, the checkbook is available for review on the Will County Auditors’ website.  We have won several awards for our transparency.


I am in favor of term limits.  I have already signed the petition to get a referendum approving term limits on to our November ballot.  You can read about this ballot measure and find out how to sign it yourself at


I will not be signing up for a pension or healthcare benefits from the State when I am elected.  I already have savings and healthcare from the private sector job I retired from.  I will not be a double dipper.