Joel Pollak is trying to accomplish something that hasn't been done for 64 years.
The 33-year-old Republican is trying to take a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives representing Illinois' 9th Congressional District--which hasn't elected a Republican since 1946. He's taking on incumbent Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) who has been in office since 1999.
Sunday, September 05, 2010
Skokie Patch: 9th District Candidate Takes on Powerhouse
The Patch with a good column on Pollack's campaign.