Republican State Representative candidate said Tuesday that she has been endorsed by the political action committee of Taxpayers United of America (TUA) in recognition of her pledge to fight tax increases
The Lake Forest resident is one of two Republican candidates vying in the 58th District. will not be running for re-election. Turelli will be opposed in the March 20 primary by Lake Forest resident .
The Republican primary winner will face in the November election.
“Taxpayers United of America does a great service to the general public by simply asking all elected officials to sign a pledge not to raise taxes," said Turelli, a Lake Forest resident, in a press release.
"High taxes are killing the economy of Illinois because business owners are beginning to leave for other states that will not confiscate their revenues,” she added. “Taxpayers United puts all candidates on notice that their actions are being watched."