Chicago Tribune endorses Mark Curran for U.S. Senate

The two major-party candidates on the ballot for U.S. Senate give Illinois voters an illuminating contrast. U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin rose through the seniority ranks to become one of the Senate’s most powerful Democrats, while Republican Mark Curran Jr. is well-known in suburban circles as the former Lake County sheriff, but requires an introduction outside […]

Daily Herald: Durbin, Curran duel in U.S. Senate debate

Incumbent Democrat Dick Durbin and Republican opponent Mark Curran Jr. took each other on in a joint Zoom interview with editorial board representatives of the Daily Herald, Shaw Media, and the Southern Illinois LOCAL Media Group. Watch the full endorsement session here.

Mark C. Curran Jr., U.S. Senate Republican nominee profile

Candidate profile Mark Cooney Curran Jr. Running for: United States Senator Political party affiliation: Republican Political/civic background: Lake County Sheriff 2006-2018/Numerous Law Enforcement and Community Boards Occupation: Attorney Education: High School — Loyola Academy, Wilmette, IL; College — Spring Hill, Mobile, Alabama BS in Business Administration; Law School — IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois; Suburban Law Enforcement Academy […]