Kay Hill http://tspr.org en “Majority” Clarified for Macomb Elections http://tspr.org/post/majority-clarified-macomb-elections <p>It took a while, but Macomb city code finally defines the word "majority" to mean a number that is more than half. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:43:56 +0000 Rich Egger 43355 at http://tspr.org “Majority” Clarified for Macomb Elections Former Alderman Questions Wailand's Residency http://tspr.org/post/former-alderman-questions-wailands-residency <p>A judge ruled Kay Hill lost the election for second ward alderman in Macomb to Western Illinois University student Steve Wailand. But Hill is not giving up her fight over the seat. Thu, 16 May 2013 19:36:50 +0000 Chris Lovingood 33898 at http://tspr.org Former Alderman Questions Wailand's Residency Will the Candidates Show Up for Ruling? http://tspr.org/post/will-candidates-show-ruling <p>It’s possible neither of the people most affected by the outcome of the “50% Plus One” case in Macomb will be in court to hear the judge’s ruling.</p><p></p><p>Judge Rodney Clark announced he will rule Friday, April 26, on whether Western Illinois University student Steve Wailand defeated Kay Hill in the February election for second ward alderman in Macomb.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 22:58:03 +0000 Rich Egger 31851 at http://tspr.org Will the Candidates Show Up for Ruling? Disputed Macomb Election to be Resolved April 26 http://tspr.org/post/disputed-macomb-election-be-resolved-april-26 <p>Judge Rodney Clark decided Monday (April 8) to give the City of Macomb extra time to gather more evidence as it tries to defend the ruling made in the February 26 election between Steve Wailand and Kay Hill.</p><p>The hearing has been continued until April 26, 9:00am, at the McDonoough County Courthouse. Clark said he would make a ruling on the case on that day.</p><p>The delay won’t impact the matter of who is seated to the position because aldermen are not sworn in until the city council’s first meeting in May.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 20:03:17 +0000 Rich Egger 31710 at http://tspr.org Disputed Macomb Election to be Resolved April 26 Election Dispute Hearing Continued http://tspr.org/post/election-dispute-hearing-continued <p>The April 4 court proceedings in the 50% Plus One case in Macomb did not last long because the Liberty Justice Center – which is representing city council candidate Steve Wailand – never summoned his opponent, Kay Hill. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:38:38 +0000 Rich Egger 31518 at http://tspr.org Election Dispute Hearing Continued