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Sanders endorses, funds Carol Ammons campaign

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at the ARC on March 12, 2016. Photo by Lily Katz

By Claire Hettinger, News editor

May 24, 2016

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders announced his support of State Representative Carol Ammons Tuesday. Ammons is the representative for the Illinois 103rd Legislative District which covers Champaign and Urbana. Sanders voiced his support through an email sent to his national f...

LIVE: Election updates

By Daily Illini Staff Report

November 5, 2014

Illinois will be electing the governor, state representatives and senators during Tuesday's midterm elections. Here you can find updates from our reporters around the Champaign-Urbana area on candidates, results and more. Champaign County Clerk Gordy Hulten said 12,000 people voted prior to the electio...

Illini men’s golf wins third straight tournament

Portrait of Thomas Detry

By Lauren Mroz

October 15, 2014

Three tournaments into the fall season, Illinois men’s golf is still undefeated after a win at the Sagamore Fall Preview. The final round was cancelled Tuesday due to poor weather and unfeasible conditions, reverting scores back to Monday’s second round totals. Finishing at 6-under-par, the Illini...

Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

By Eleanor Black

February 24, 2014

As a current member of the Urbana City Council and former member of the Champaign County Board, Carol Ammons has spent six years in elected public service to the Champaign-Urbana community. Now running for representative of the 103rd district, she is looking to widen the scope of that community. Her...

Ammons and Rosenberg debate at candiate forum

By Eleanor Black

February 22, 2014

In the third and final candidate forum, held Friday night at the Champaign City Council Chambers, two democratic candidates for the 103rd district’s House seat, Carol Ammons and Sam Rosenberg, answered questions posed by members of the community. The candidates described their government experience and...