The “2010 Primary Candidates Forum” will be held on Sunday, Nov. 15 between 2 – 4 p.m. at the Oakton Park Community Center, 4601 W. Oakton Street, Skokie. The event is free and open to the public.

Republican politicians including seven Illinois gubernatorial candidates, six senatorial candidates, and candidates running for lieutenant governor, Cook County Board president, secretary of state, controller, sheriff, and state representative will present brief speeches highlighting their qualifications and reasons for seeking political office. The forum will provide voters with an opportunity to hear and meet the candidates in person. The candidates will provide their campaign literature to forum attendees.

The Niles Township Regular Republican Organization (NTRRO) is joining with the Evanston Township Regular Republican Organization, the Maine Township Regular Republican Organization, and Chicago’s 46th, 48th and 50th Wards to host the event.

For further information, call Joe Hedrick at (847) 675-6745 or email him at