Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Burris turned away

Roland Burris makes his way through a crush of photographers and reporters as he arrives on Capitol Hill to claim President-elect Barack Obama's Senate seat Tuesday in Washington. Burris was appointed by beleaguered Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich but was turned away by the secretary of the Senate.

Democrat Elected Officials

  • Effingham County Board Distric G-Doug McCain
  • Effingham County Treasurer - Steve Dasenbrock
  • Effingham County Board District C - Karen Luchtefeld

Effingham County Democrats Officers

  • Chairman - Audrey Griffith
  • First Vice Chairman - Dan Niebrugge
  • Second Vice Chairman - Allen Wente
  • Secretary - James Hammer
  • Treasurer - Shirley McEvers