(Round Lake, IL – March 2, 2011) Lennie Jarratt announces the endorsement of John Tsarpalas, former Executive Director Illinois Republican Party.
“This guy lives and breathes what we all should be doing,” said Tsarpalas. “He smiles, he’s friendly, but he is tireless and committed. ”
“He will not move to the left. He will not be swayed by the entrenched lobbying class down there. I know this man. I know he is principled. That’s why I support him and why I just admire him. He just keeps going and just keeps fighting for what we need, and that’s accountability,” he continued.
“This State is in real, real trouble. We’re about to become Detroit. Unless we elect people like [Lennie] to the State Senate to stop it, to fight it, to do something about it, it’s going to happen.”
Jarratt said, “John is a gifted communicator of conservative ideas and I am honored to receive the support of a conservative stalwart like John Tsarpalas.
(Lennie Jarratt is a Republican candidate for State Senate District 31, running in the primary against Larry Leafblad, Joe Neal, and Michael White)