State Senator Dan McConchie announced his bid for re-election to continue serving Illinois District 26, which includes Algonquin, Barrington, Cary, Deer Park, Fox River Grove, Hawthorn Woods, Hoffman Estates, Island Lake, Kildeer, Lake Zurich, Libertyville, Long Grove, Mundelein, and Wauconda.

McConchie says he is committed to strong conservative values such as balanced budgets, lower taxes, law enforcement and fighting corruption. McConchie was first elected in 2016 and if his election bid is successful, it would mark his 3rd term.

According to his statement, “I believe our best days are still ahead of us, and that is why I am proud to announce that I am running for reelection. Since I joined the State Senate in 2016, I have worked to represent you and the issues you tell me you care about the most: reducing taxes and the cost of living for working families and small businesses, reforming our broken pension system, fighting for a balanced budget, supporting our law enforcement who keep our communities safe, and battling public corruption.”

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