The Candidate: Scott Drury
The Race: Democratic Party Candidate for Illinois State Representative in the 58th District
The Competition: Mark L. Shaw
The Buzz: Drury is the former assistant U.S. attorney and considers himself an "independent voice" who will work with Democrats, Republicans and Independents for fiscal reform, business growth, education and public safety. As assistant U.S. attorney, Drury worked with prosecution involving the conviction of high-level criminals and sex offenders as white-collar criminals among others.
He was a former an adjunct professor at Northwestern University's School of Law and an attorney at Holleb & Coff as well as Reed Smith, LLP.