In the last election cycle, the 6th District was one of Democrats’ top targets in their efforts to regain control of the House. Rep. Sean Casten turned the longtime Republican stronghold in the western suburbs blue in 2018 - and now two Republicans are looking to take it back in the fall. But first they’ll have to face off in the GOP primary.
NORTHWEST HERALD ENDORSEMENT: Our view: 6th Congressional District (Republican): Gordon ‘Jay’ Kinzler
The two candidates in the 6th Congressional District are both impressive people. We believe Kinzler will better appeal to voters in the mostly suburban 6th District, which includes southeast McHenry County, as well as parts of Kane, Lake and DuPage counties.
Listen to Dr. Gordon "Jay" Kinzler discuss the FACTS about the #Coronavirus on AM 560 and why we need a doctor in the house. Jay is a unifier, not a career politician – and will work with President Trump and all leaders in Congress to combat this epidemic facing out great nation. Gordon "Jay" Kinzler is the right choice for #Congress in District 6.
Join Dr. Jay Kinzler in the arena March 17.
President Theodore Roosevelt said, "It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.”
Elect Dr. Gordon "Jay" Kinzler for Congress March 17.
When you look at recent statistics on the Coronavirus versus the common flu we see some interesting trends. Although more than 18,000 Americans have died from the flu this season according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention only 22 have died in the U.S. from the Coronavirus. Many of these individuals have been reported to have underlying health issues.
Republican Jay Kinzler meets with the Northwest Herald Editorial Board on Thursday, March 5, 2020 outlining his positions and electability in the upcoming Illinois Primary Election on Tuesday, March 17.
In the Republican primary in Illinois' 6th Congressional District, Jeanne Ives and Dr. Jay Kinzler are battling it out for a chance to face incumbent Democrat Sean Casten.
Since our founding, immigration has been a gift to America, however, there is a real and immediate need to enforce laws regulating foreign nationals entering our nation. This begins with securing our borders and deporting illegal aliens who are felons.
Jay believes in strong family values and freedom to practice all religions. There is much more we have in common than what sets us apart. Jay believes in hard work and all Americans have a right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. All Americans deserve to be safe.
The nation's method of providing for retired people through Social Security needs improvement, say both candidates running for the Republican nomination for U.S. Congress in the 6th District. And Gordon "Jay" Kinzler said Congress needs to protect Social Security funding, allowing it to stay set aside only for its true purpose.