*** UPDATED x2 - ILGOP responds *** Nazi again files to run against Lipinski
Monday, Dec 2, 2019
* Art Jones, a perennial candidate who was a leader of the American Nazi Party, filed this morning to run as a Republican in the 3rd Congressional District. Jones won 26.5 percent of the vote against Democratic incumbent Dan Lipinski last year.
But, unlike last time, Jones will likely have to defeat a Republican primary opponent. Will County Board Minority Leader Mike Fricilone filed his petitions to run last week.
* Jones was spotted at the Board of Elections today checking petition signatures…
…Adding… As expected, Jones examined Fricilone’s petitions today.
*** UPDATE 1 *** More rerun weirdness…
*** UPDATE 2 *** ILGOP Chairman Tim Schneider…