Don Wilson Campaign Video

The following is the latest campaign commercial from 3th District State Senate Candidate Don Wilson. Wilson is taking on long time incumbent Democrat Terry Link. Don Wilson for Illinois Senate

State Senate Candidate Introduces Himeself with a Rap Song

Gurnee Village Trustee Don Wilson is a professional DJ and lead singer of the John Mellencamp cover band Mellencougar. Wilson said the song was written by former Mellencamp — and Mellencougar — keyboardist Moe Z M.D., a producer and singer who once worked on a song with the late Tupac Shakur in the 1990s. “I […]

Gurnee alderman to challenge Link for seat in state Senate

Wilson, 41, said after he was elected a trustee in Gurnee in April, a friend suggested he consider running against Link. “I would say the person that is currently in that seat has had 17 years,” Wilson said of anybody questioning his short tenure in politics. “Would you rather bank on a guy with fresh, […]

Gambling for Kids

When the IL Senate passed their gambling bill, SB1739, last week, promises were made that the revenue would be used for education and other pet projects. This was highlighted in the Daily Herald article where State Sen. Melinda Bush stated, “Frankly, we told the people of Illinois that this gaming bill was going to bring […]