Illinois Senate 9th District Republican nominee: Joan McCarthy Lasonde

Illinois Senate 9th District Republican nominee: Joan McCarthy Lasonde

On Sept. 5, the Chicago Sun-Times editorial board met with the candidates for Illinois Senate in the 9th district. We asked Republican nominee Joan McCarthy Lasonde why she’s running, and you can watch the video above for her response.

We also sent all of the candidates running for the Illinois Senate a list of questions to find out their views on a range of important issues facing the state. Lasonde submitted the following answers to our questionnaire:  click here to read more