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Tuesday, June 18

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Yesterday was the last day to file nominating petitions for Chicago and Cook County ward committeeman, among other races, to be held in February. And while Machine Dems have had a lock on the city for decades, for the first time the Green Party now has access to the committeeman ballot in the city's 50 wards and statewide.

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