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Dawn Clark Netsch dies at 86

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Dawn Clark Netsch has passed away.

She had a long history in Illinois politics, serving as state Senator and as comptroller.

In 1994, she was the first woman to be nominated by a major political party to run for Governor of Illinois.

In January, she revealed that she was suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Dawn Clark Netsh was 86-years-old.

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