WINDY CITY TIMES
||ELECTIONS Fioretti running for office again, this time as a Republican
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Bob Fiorettian attorney/partner at Roth Fioretti LLC and former Chicago alderman who has unsuccessfully run for other offices as a Democratis now running for Cook County board president as a Republican, Politico reported.
Fioretti, 69, has run for Chicago mayor (in 2015 and 2019), Illinois state senator (2016), Cook County board president (2018) and Cook County state's attorney (2020), but lost all those contests.
He was 2nd Ward alderman from 2007 to 2015. While there, he became a founding member of the Progressive Reform Caucus of the Chicago City Council.
Fioretti is among statewide candidates across the state attempting to get petitions signed to run for GOP seats that went unfilled during the primary. Illinois election rules say if no one runs in a primary, an established candidate can jump into the general election. The deadline is July 28.
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