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Memorial service set for Judy Baar Topinka

WGN-TV - 10 Dec 2014
A memorial service is now set for Judy Baar Topinka. The state's comptroller passed-away suddenly Wednesday after suffering a stroke. The service will be held Wednesday morning at a union headquarters in southwest suburban Countryside. The service ...
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Mendoza an advocate for fiscal responsibility

Herald-Whig - 16 Oct 2018
ILLINOIS Comptroller Susana Mendoza is seeking her first full term in the office after winning a special election in 2016 to fill out the term of the late Judy Baar Topinka. During her time in office, she has been responsible for pushing legislation ...
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Supporters Urge Mendoza Mayoral Run In Chicago

Alton Daily News - 17 Oct 2018
In 2015, Comptroller-elect Judy Baar Topinka died before her next term was to begin. After Gov. Bruce Rauner selected Leslie Munger to replace the Republican Topinka in 2015, Democrats at the statehouse forced a special election through legislation, ...
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Editorial | Backing Susana Mendoza, Erika Harold in November

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 02 Oct 2018
The News-Gazette endorses Democratic incumbent Susana Mendoza for re-election. Elected in 2016 to fill out the balance of the two-year term created by the death of late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, Mendoza is seeking a full term in her own right.
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Mendoza touts success of Debt Transparency Act

Quad-Cities Online - 08 Oct 2018
Mendoza, 46, was elected comptroller in 2016 in a special election following the death of Judy Baar Topinka, who held the post since 2010. She will go up against Republican opponent and former state Rep. Darlene Senger in the Nov. 6 election.
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Chicagoans of Czech herritage celebrate Centenial

Chicago Daily Herald - 01 Oct 2018
Czechs have had a strong presence in Chicago and Illinois politics including Chicago Mayor Anton Cermak, former Illinois Governor Otto Kerner, former Illinois State Treasurer Judy Baar-Topinka and numerous other public servants. Czechs have also been ...
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Cadre of GOP insiders getting big salaries at Illinois tollway

Chicago Daily Herald - 24 Sep 2018
"Her background and knowledge of human resources has been and will continue to be a tremendous asset to our team," Gorman said of Gowen, who previously was an office manager for former Republican Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka's office.
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Media spins politics in state government issues

Suburban Chicagoland - 07 Oct 2018
Besides placing a negative spin on Gorman, who has been having issues with Gomez, Pyke's story has selectively showcased others like Sue Gowen, who many know as having served dutifully for the popular Judy Baar Topinka who died in 2014. Gorman ...
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Republican Kelly urges Mayor Emanuel to stepdown

Suburban Chicagoland - 02 Oct 2018
He came in second in a tough three-way primary battle against incumbent Judy Baar Topinka. Kelly questioned then-candidate Rahm Emanuel about his lack of Chicago residency in a sidewalk interview back in 2010. The incident went viral after a CBS ...
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Candidate Profile: Darlene Senger

Belleville News-Democrat - 03 Oct 2018
Many government officials have supported this, including the entire 2012 Illinois Senate, Judy Baar Topinka and Dan Rutherford. It is time to revisit this issue and finally put the power in the hands of voters. There is still a bill backlog of billions ...
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Mendoza launches first re-election ad

The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) - 10 Oct 2018
Today Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza released her first television ad of her re-election campaign: “Tough As Nails.” This ad highlights Mendoza's fierce ability to take on challenges, whether on the soccer field or against Governor Rauner, and ...
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The Legacy of Judy Baar Topinka

WGN Radio - 26 Mar 2018
Son of the late Judy Baar Topinka, Joe Topinka, stops by to talk about his mother's legacy and the impact she left on many people. Joe also shares details about his new biography “Just Judy” that shares details about his mother's life and the nonstop ...
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Fingers continue to point over step increases

The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) - 04 Oct 2018
Remember when Judy Baar Topinka was comptroller? She was respected by both sides of the aisle, and she wasn't afraid to tell the truth. Mendoza's press release is an embarrassment to the office—“ineptitude…trample basic worker rights…extreme ...
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Illinois Comptroller Democratic nominee: Susana A. Mendoza

Chicago Sun-Times - 01 Oct 2018
Dawn Clark Netsch, Dan Hynes, Judy Baar Topinka, all appropriately championed legislation during their terms as comptroller. Secretary of State Jesse White; Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Treasurer Michael Frerichs appropriately take public ...
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Darlene Senger: Candidate for Illinois Comptroller

Chicago Tonight | WTTW - 09 Oct 2018
Many government officials have supported this, including the entire 2012 Illinois Senate, Judy Baar Topinka and Dan Rutherford. It is time to revisit this issue and finally put the power in the hands of voters. Another change that can improve payment ...
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Springfield signing set for Topinka's 'Just Judy' book

The State Journal-Register - 07 May 2018
Joseph Baar Topinka, son of late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, will be in Springfield Wednesday for a book signing of a work he penned about his mother. Copies of “Just Judy: A Citizen and Leader for Illinois,” will be available at the signing, from 3 ...

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