I'm running for Illinois Treasurer

I want to restore trust, protect taxpayers and make a real, serious difference in the lives of our state’s citizens. We know that the road to reform in Illinois begins by honestly balancing the budget. As a former prosecutor, I know what it takes to right wrongs and we need to do a better job of protecting taxpayer dollars. I will be a vigilant fiscal watchdog—taxpayers deserve no less.

Chicago Newspapers: Former Democratic State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias Stands With Republican Candidate Tom Cross

Broad, Bi-Partisan Support For Cross As Next State Treasurer Continues to Grow “Tom Cross continues to gather broad support in his campaign for State Treasurer.  Within the last week, former Democratic Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias and Democratic Mayor of Aurora Tom...

Fox News: Tom Cross receives endorsement of Illinois Chamber of Commerce (VIDEO)

Tom Cross is proud to receive the endorsement of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce this week. Fox News covered the event. Hear what Tom thinks about the state of Illinois...

Illinois State Chamber of Commerce Issues First Ever Endorsement In Treasurer’s Race

Cross’ Commitment To Job Creation, Fiscal Responsibility Earns Historic Nod From Illinois’ Largest Business Organization The Illinois State Chamber of Commerce, one of the oldest statewide business organizations in the nation,...

Tom Cross Announces Illinois Military Family Scholarship Program

Illinois State Representative and Republican candidate for Illinois State Treasurer Tom Cross was joined today by Congressman John Shimkus as Cross outlined plans that would create a Military Family Scholarship...

Which is Worse?

Mike Frerichs Raising Your Taxes or Mike Frerichs Not Paying His Own Taxes? New online quiz asks voters to weigh in the question A new online quiz is asking voters...

Another Frerichs Miscue: Announces Plan That Already Exists

In July, Democrat State Senator and candidate for Treasurer was roundly criticized for not understanding Illinois’ investment strategy when he called for a divestment of Illinois’ investment in Israel.  Now,...

Tom Cross Announces Illinois Military Family Scholarship Program

Illinois State Representative and Republican candidate for Illinois State Treasurer Tom Cross outlined plans today that would create a Military Family Scholarship Program for children and grandchildren of active duty...