State Rep Jack Franks

Illinois Association of Realtors PAC: Vote Franks for McHenry County Board Chairman

The Illinois REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) Trustees recommend you vote for Jack Franks for McHenry County Board Chairman… Franks… [is] for business, private property rights, low taxes and economic growth. Since 1998, Franks has represented McHenry County voters as state representative of the 63rd House District. A lifelong resident of McHenry County, Franks won [Read More]

Rep Jack Wants to Make Government More Efficient

Northwest Herald Endorsement – McHenry County Board Chairman: Jack Franks

Published: Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 5:30 a.m. CDT In 2014, voters passed a referendum to change the way the McHenry County Board chairman is elected. Up until now, every two years after an election, the 24 members of the County Board would meet and vote on a chairman from among their own. For the first time [Read More]

State Representative Jack Franks

Daily Herald Endorsement: Franks for McHenry County Board chairman

For the first time, voters in McHenry County next month will elect not just their county board representatives, but also a chairman to preside over the board’s activities. They’ll decide between Republican Michael Walkup, a current board member from Crystal Lake, and Democratic state Rep. Jack Franks of Marengo, who is leaving his seat in [Read More]

Chicago Tribune Endorses Rep. Jack Franks for IL State House

October 23rd, 2014: Rep. Jack Franks of Marengo is a welcome agitator in the Democratic ranks, not shy about challenging Gov. Pat Quinn and legislative leaders. He voted against the 2011 income tax hike. He opposes the push by some Democrats for a graduated income tax. He has been sharply critical of the Department of [Read More]