CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Legislation to name the Champaign post office after an African-American World War II veteran has been sent to President Barack Obama.
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A man unsuccessful at getting back into political office after last week’s election says he isn’t yet sure what his future will hold.
Erika Harold won the Miss America crown in 2003. She ran for the seat in the 13th congressional district primary last spring. She has been featured on the Sunday morning political shows among others.
Erika Harold is a native of Urbana. She stayed home and graduated from the University of Illinois. She went on and graduated from Harvard Law School. While at Harvard, she entered, and won, the 2003 Miss America crown. She ran in the spring primary for the Republican nomination for the 13th Congressional District. She has been requested as a guest/political analyst on many news outlets including most of the Sunday morning talk shows. She works as an attorney in Urbana. Erika joined us on the WGIL Morning News.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden plan to be in Illinois to campaign for state Democrats ahead of the Nov. 4 election.