Campaign News

November 20, 2019

Sangamon County GOP backs Tarter for Senate

From the article on the State Journal-Register written by Bernard Schoenburg. Sangamon County Republicans are endorsing Springfield resident Dr. Tom Tarter for U.S. Senate, and Tarter says that he will stress immigration, public safety and the economy leading up to the March 17 primary. “I was going around talking about health care because that’s what I know, and there is …

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October 15, 2019

Ready to campaign full-time with retirement announcement.

I am retiring 3 years earlier than planned for my campaign for U.S. senator to replace Dick Durbin. My family and I are leaving a lot on the table. Boys in college, mortgage, car payments, and on a retirement income. Still gladly paying off student loans since I was an older medical student. Glad to pay, because medicine has given …

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