Comptroller Hynes endorses Feigenholtz

February 22, 2009 4:20:49 PM PST
Illinois Comptroller Dan Hynes publicly endorsed state Rep. Sara Feigenholtz Sunday to fill Rahm Emanuel's 5th District Congressional seat.Hynes appeared with Feigenholtz Sunday in Lakeview. He says she is best suited among numerous candidates to replace Emanuel, who vacated the seat to become President Obama's chief of staff.

Feigenholtz says she's honored by Hynes' endorsement.

At least 20 candidates competing for that seat were set to appear Sunday night at a forum hosted by the Lakeview Citizen's Council.