Press Releases 2020 and Mark Curran in the News…

AUGUST 2020

8/3/2020 GOP USA Illinois and Illinois Review: Durbin Challengers Mark Curran Tells Supporters ‘We Can Win This!’ 

8/2/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases footage of December 2008 footage of his public Walk Away from the Democrat Party and his official declaration as becoming a Republican Sheriff in Lake County, Ill. Watch Here  -Related article from December 2008 The Daily Herald: Conscience made Curran switch parties

8/1/2020 Chicago Tribune: Editorial: Putting down a marker: Protecting U.S. Attorney John Lausch

July 2020

7/31/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN:  Black & Right host John Anthony (Saturdays at 1:00 pm on AM 560 the Answer in Chicago) attends campaign event support Mark Curran for U.S. Senate. Here’s John Anthony’s speech to folks who attended a campaign event in St. Charles, IL (Kane County) 

7/31/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran gives speech to Kane County crowd goers looking for Positive Change in Illinois. Here’s Curran’s speech who attended a campaign event in St. Charles, IL  (Kane County).

7/31/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran issues Facebook and You tube video declaring how his opponent IL Senator Dick Durbin has sold out the people of Illinois. Watch Here

7/30/2020 Daily Herald: Some suburban Republicans downplay president’s tweet about delaying election

7/29/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Watch Here 

  • Facebook Statement: “I was with Shannon Teresi and our future Republican State Rep Marty McLaughlin yesterday supporting efforts to keep McHenry County citizens safe and supporting the ICE contract. However, our efforts went on deaf ears. Vote Republicans up and down the ballot because we are the ones standing up to keep your communities safe. Democrats have another agenda. Curran supports Sheriff Prim to KEEP the ICE contract in McHenry County. Details of the resolution Democrat McHenry County Chairman Jack Franks pushed through can be read here: http://mchenrycountyblog.com/2020/07/28/149259/ There was a defund ICE demonstration in Woodstock this past weekend. Now, Democrat Chairman of McHenry County Jack Franks, who is currently under investigation himself and is barred from Springfield, placed an agenda item on Tuesday morning’s law and government meeting to cancel the county’s contract with ICE.

7/28/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran attends rally in front of Grant Park in Chicago, where a Back the Blue rally was organized after Mayor Lori Lightfoot removed the Christopher Columbus statue where leftist rioters and anarchists attacked and injured CPD. Watch Here

7/26/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran attends rally in St. Charles, IL at Sunny Acres Farm Watch Here

7/25/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran meets with Chicago Man on the Street Mark Weyermuller on the Chicago Lake Front talking about Sen Dick Durbin and the lack of leadership of problems in Chicago. Watch Here

7/24/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran attends event in Champaign, IL with candidate for Congress-IL15 Mary Miller. Watch Here

7/24/2020 McHenry County Blog: US Senate Candidate seeks debates with Sen. Dick Durbin any time any place

7/23/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran interviewed by Dan and Amy on the Morning Show of the Answer AM560 Watch Here

7/23/2020 FOX 32 News Coverage of Mark Curran’s Press Conference in Chicago, outside the bloodiest street in America, where 14 people were shot near a funeral home Watch Here

7/23/2020 PRESS CONFERENCE IN CHICAGO: Watch Mark Curran address the media regarding the mass shootings and violence in the streets of Chicago

7/23/2020 NBC 52: Chicago prepares for influx of federal officers

 

7/22/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Facebook Post: Sen. Dick Durbin wants the criminals to continue to rule the streets. People who live in the communities under siege are being terrorized. Isn’t THAT un-American? The politicians in Chicago and Sen. Durbin are sitting by and politically grandstanding. That’s all they care about. Not keeping Chicago residents safe. For the love of God, a 3-year-old was shot last night sitting in the back seat of a car…after 15 were shot earlier at a funeral. Chicago’s own police chief admitted they actually do need help on the ground! 👇 This fool has to go!  

 

 

 

 

7/20/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video of the campaign in front of D-IL Gov. JB Pritzker’s mansion, where he ripped out his toilets to avoid paying taxes. He is now under federal investigation for tax, mail and wire fraud. Watch Here

7/19/2020 Newslocker: Sen. Dick Durbin blasts Mark Curran after Candidate’s criticism of Rep. John Lewis 

7/19/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video of the campaign in front of D-IL Party Leader Michael Madigan’s Chicago house, following raids of his office in Springfield, IL related to several ongoing federal investigations implicating the speaker with corruption. Watch Here

7/19/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran joins press conference by Italian Americans in Chicago standing up for the Christopher Columbus statue in Arrigo Park. Watch Here

7/18/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video of the campaign at Dugan’s in Greek Town Chicago asking folks on the street if they know Sen. Dick Durbin Watch Here 

7/17/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran tapes video message in front of Chicago Fire House declaring his support of the first line of defense our fire fighters and first responders. He states he will support and fight for their pensions. Watch Here

7/16/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video of the campaign asking folks on the street “Have You Seen Dick Durbin?” Watch Here

7/15/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases speech from Yorkville, IL Back the Blue rally. Watch Here

7/14/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video explaining Dick Durbin’s biggest weaknesses and why Curran is the right candidate to take on the establishment democrat who has been in Washington DC since 1983 Watch Here

7/4/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran releases video from his campaign in the annual Oak Lawn Independence Day Parade Watch Here

7/3/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran Candidate for U.S. Senate holds press conference in front of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s street to discuss Chicagoan’s fears over escalating violence and murder in the city before the holiday weekend. Watch Here

JUNE 2020

6/30/2020 Fox 32 News Chicago: Mark Curran candidate for Senate was on Fired Up with Mike Flannery of FOX News Chicago Watch Here 

6/30/2020 Prairie State Wire Republican senate candidate Curran pledges ‘I’m going to be there for the middle class and small businesses’  

6/28/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran attends Peace March in the Austin neighborhood of Chicago, following the senseless murder of a young innocent child Amaria Jones caught in the crossfire of gang shooting while she was in her own home. Watch Here

6/26/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, R-IL Candidate for U.S. Senate Says We All Need to Protect Our Liberty Watch Here 

6/25/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran (R-IL) Candidate for U.S. Senate taking on D Sen. Durbin Speaks to McHenry County Crowd Watch Here

6/24/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, R-IL Shares His Thoughts on Faith, Family, Freedom Watch Here

6/21/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, former Lake County Sheriff R-IL Candidate for U.S. Senate, shares his Walk Away Story Watch Here

MAY 2020

5/25/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran Standing with Small Businesses in Savanna, Ill. Watch Here

5/22/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, (IL-R) for U.S. Senate taking on Dem. Dick Durbin, speaks to Kankakee crowd May 21, 2020 Watch Here 

5/18/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Democrat Gov. J.B. Pritzker Lies Exposed…facts matter right? Truth matters right? Watch Here

5/17/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: IL Freedom Fighter Mark Curran for US Senate is Endorsed by James Marter Watch Here

5/16/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, IL-Republican for U.S. Senate, speaks to upset citizens at RE-OPEN IL Rally May 16, 2020 Watch Here

5/9/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran at Oswego, IL’s Re Open IL Rally May 9, 2020 Watch Here

5/3/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Elect Mark Curran in 2020, He is Standing Up for the Working Class in IL Watch Here

5/1/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Illinois Women are Supporting Mark Curran for U.S. Senate May 1, 2020 Episode Watch Here

APRIL 2020

4/29/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran (R-IL Candidate for U.S. Senate) IL Needs to Back Trump in 2020- April 28 Watch Here

4/23/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran will Stand Up For Illinois Taxpayers in Washington, Help us Retire Dick Durbin in 2020 Watch Here 

4/23/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran Says We The People Have to Stand Up in IL and Say Enough is Enough, April 23 Watch Here

4/21/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, Republican running against sellout career politician Sen. Dick Durbin, Talks COURAGE!! Watch Here

4/18/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN Mark Curran, Republican for U.S. Senate in IL, Talks Corona Virus (April 15th) Watch Here 

4/17/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran Proven Conservative Fighter for IL U.S. Senate in 2020 Watch Here

4/16/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran April15, 2020 Backs Trump Putting America First, Calls Out China. Watch Here

4/15/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in 2020, says voters need CHANGE in Cook County Watch Here

MARCH 2020

3/23/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Mark Curran is Fighting for U.S. in Illinois! Watch Here

3/18/2020 Daily Herald Curran easily outdistances 5-person field to win GOP race to unseat Durbin

3/17/2020 USA News Ex-Sheriff Wins Illinois GOP Senate Primary, Faces Durbin in 2020

3/17/2020 Chicago Sun Times Ex-Sheriff Mark Curran claims victory in crowded Republican Primary

3/17/2020 The Oklahoman Mark Curran wins Republican Senate primary in Illinois

3/10/2020 PRESS RELEASE STATEMENT FROM CURRAN FOR US SENATE CAMPAIGN: Over 60 endorsements for Mark Curran for U.S. Senate Republican Township and County Organizations

3/5/2020 Newsbreak: Meet Mark Curran; Republican candidate for U.S. Senate

3/4/2020 Geneseo Republic Patrick Henry Club hosts candidate forum

3/2/2020 Chicago Tribune (Herald Review) 5 Republican candidates seek opportunity to challenge longtime U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin in November

FEBRUARY 2020

2/27/2020 NBC5 Chicago 10 Races to Watch in Illinois’ Primary Election

2/21/2020 Illinois NewsRoom What They Said: Republican Senate Candidates on The Issues 

2/20/2020 Daily Herald Senate candidate Peggy Hubbard backs away from her own claims she brought a gun into Hinsdale Central high school

2/17, 2020 Chicago Sun Times: ENDORSEMENT Mark Curran for U.S. Senate in Republican Primary

2/13/2020 Daily Herald: Endorsement: Curran for Republicans in U.S. Senate Primary

2/11/2020 Daily Herald: Mark Curran Jr. Candidate Profile

2/1/2020 Belleville News-Democrat Candidate profile: Mark Curran Jr. 

DECEMBER 2020

12/2/2019 St. Louis Public Radio These Candidates Have Filed Paperwork to Run in the 2020 Illinois Primary

OCTOBER 2020

10/4/2019 Illinois Review: Nevins: Are GOPers so desperate to oust Durbin we won’t scrutinize challengers?

AUGUST 2020

8/9/2019 Journal Star: Ex: Lake County Sheriff to see GOP nomination for U.S. Senate