The Candidate: Joseph "Tuck" Marshall
The Race: Republican Candidate for the 40th Legislative District
The Competition: Toi W. Hutchinson
The Buzz: Tuck Marshall has served as a president of a national trade association and a state trade association. He also has worked as a self-employed business owner in Will county for 40 years, working as a real estate, insurance and mortgage broker.
Marshall identifies reducing the size of government, repealing the most recent tax increase and infrastructure improvement as campaign priorities, according to his campaign website.
Marshall also wants to lessen gun control legislation, saying it is part of people's right to defend themselves, according to his campaign Facebook page.