ROMEOVILLE, Ill. (CBS) — Romeoville Mayor John Noak wants to debate his opponent in the April 9 election, but his challenger, Super Bowl Bear Steve McMichael, is saying no.
“You know if I choose to debate this guy, every media outlet is going to be there. Why am I going to give him that exposure,” said McMichael.READ MORE: Phase 2 Opens Monday In Illinois Outside Chicago For Anyone 16 And Over To Get COVID-19 Vaccine, But Teens Under 18 Face Challenge
For instance, McMichael says residents who live along Illinois 53 want a supermarket before they get an athletic complex. Noak asks how McMichael would know, because he’s never attended a planning meeting.