Oak Park’s other notable Dem, State Senate President Don Harmon, is also an at-large elector for Illinois in the Electoral College. Harmon joined the other electors from Illinois in a recent letter to Emily Murphy, the recalcitrant administrator of the federal General Services Administration, demanding that she recognize Joe Biden as the “apparent” winner of the presidential election. Such action would open the path to funding and permissions allowing a traditional presidential succession. 

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Dan Haley

Dan was one of the three founders of Wednesday Journal in 1980. He’s still here as its four flags – Wednesday Journal, Austin Weekly News, Forest Park Review and Riverside-Brookfield Landmark – make...