Six Libertarians seek statewide positions in Illinois

Posted5/14/2018 1:00 AM

Here's a look at Libertarian candidates running for statewide office in Illinois' Nov. 6 election.

Governor: Kash Jackson, a 39-year-old Antioch resident with an associate degree in marine engineering. He is a U.S. Navy veteran and was a reserve sheriff's deputy in Lake County.

Lieutenant governor: Sanj Mohip, 46, lives in the suburbs and is an I.T. professional. He previously worked as an elementary school teacher in Chicago and real estate developer. He attended Loyola University in Chicago.

Secretary of state: Steve Dutner is involved in community activism. He graduated from Elgin Community College and has a bachelor's degree from Judson University.

Attorney general: Bubba Harsy is an attorney with a private practice who lives in DuQuoin. He has a bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University and went to law school at Hofstra University and American University.

Comptroller: Claire Ball lives in Addison and works as a senior accountant for a not-for-profit charter school company. She has a bachelor's degree in accounting and a master's degree in accounting and finance from DeVry University.

Treasurer: Mike Leheney of Bourbonnais studied finance at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. He works for Cooper's Hawk Winery and Restaurants and previously was employed by PricewaterhouseCoopers.

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