* Dan Cronin spent almost two decades in the General Assembly before becoming county board chairman. But he’s ready to stop for a while…
DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin will step aside next year rather than seek a fourth term, but the Republican stalwart won’t rule out running for another elected office. […]
Cronin said he’s been encouraged by supporters to consider a bid for statewide office, “any office at the state or federal level.” But Cronin said it’s “highly unlikely” he’d run for governor.
“I still plan to be very much involved,” Cronin said. “I’m going to sit this election cycle out, though.” […]
He says he wants to serve on nonprofit boards and he wants to stay politically engaged, and he can still use his influence and campaign war chest to help elect like-minded candidates.