Wayne Rosenthal, Director of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources hosted a meet-and-greet and formerly endorsed State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) of the 95th District at his hunt club in Waggoner on Saturday morning. Rosenthal previously served as State Representative of the 95th District from January 2011 until his resignation on January 2015 to head the IDNR. Rosenthal told Regional Radio News about 50 to 60 people attended the event and noted Bourne’s work ethic.
Bourne states she is thankful for Rosenthal’s endorsement of her. She added that she and her team will continue to meet people as the primary election is coming up.