SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax      Advertise Here      Mobile Version     Exclusive Subscriber Content     Updated Posts    Contact
CapitolFax.com
To subscribe to Capitol Fax, click here.
A Bill Brady reality check

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014

* Kurk Erickson

Despite polls showing super-wealthy businessman Bruce Rauner leading the Republican race for governor with a week to go, state Sen. Bill Brady said he’s confident voters will look to him on Election Day.

Calling himself the only “reliable Republican” in the four-way race, the Bloomington businessman said Rauner and state Sen. Kirk Dillard have ties to Democrats that will turn GOP voters toward him. […]

Brady also said the $14 million raised by Rauner won’t give an automatic win to the political newcomer from Winnetka, who has ties to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

“Money doesn’t buy elections,” Brady said. “Our voters are going to turn out.”

* OK, let’s look at a little history.

In the 2006 Republican gubernatorial primary, Bill Brady finished third with 18.4 percent.

In the 2010 primary, Brady won with 20.26 percent.

He’s currently polling at 19 percent.

Notice a pattern?

- Posted by Rich Miller        


47 Comments
  1. - Nathan Walder - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:24 am:

    That he’s climbing ?


  2. - phocion - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:25 am:

    “Notice a pattern?”

    Yep.


  3. - William j Kelly - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:27 am:

    If by reliable he means vote splitter.


  4. - Big Joe - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:31 am:

    The pattern is that he is delusional.


  5. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:32 am:

    The pattern is that right now he is where he’s always been in three successive campaigns. 18-20 percent.


  6. - lake county democrat - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:33 am:

    He’s asymptotically approaching 19.2%?


  7. - Robert the Bruce - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:34 am:

    a) Consistent loyal support.

    OR

    b) Stuck in the mud.

    Seriously, the consistent pattern would seem to mean he needs multiple candidates splitting the vote, then he can sneak in for a win. Not the right field this time. Maybe he should hope for a crowded Republican US Senate field next time?


  8. - Nathan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:37 am:

    Rich did you see the ad the American retired association for elderly people released today


  9. - In the Middle - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:37 am:

    It’s 4-way race; the winner has to break at least 25%. I can only see Dillard getting above that, and I just don’t see that being enough to win.

    If Rauner even gets 1/3 of the vote, it’ll be the most united the R’s have been in a primary in ages.


  10. - DuPage Dave - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:43 am:

    I kinda feel sorry for Brady. He comes across as a decent guy and hardworking schlub who can’t catch a break. But he can’t win an election with fewer than six contestants, so 20 percent just won’t cut it.

    The economy is picking up bit by bit so let’s hope the Brady construction business starts growing again and that Bill can devote his attention to those endeavors. Because he won’t ever be governor.


  11. - MrJM - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:43 am:

    For those who are “Visual Learners”: http://www.diychart.com/Image/4/69b53e19-ed8f-46ed-9140-f40ab24d0f37.png

    – MrJM


  12. - Big Muddy - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:43 am:

    Yep. A pattern of him having a 80% chance that he’s not elected. And that is 80% too low.


  13. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:45 am:

    Nathan, yes, and so did less than 300 YouTube viewers. It’s a web video.


  14. - langhorne - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:46 am:

    this poll proves brady is reliable. he reliably stays stuck–same message, same lack of funding, same core of voters, same result. you cant keep doing the same thing over and over and expect a different result.

    the conclusion i sadly draw from the poll is that, when pushed, the undecideds break heavily for rauner, who only had to get about a third of undecideds to block dillard. death knell for dillard.

    now all that matters is turnout. who actually makes it to the polls. or a blistering, effective new anti rauner ad using the $400k afscme money. also gotv, if dillards union buddies can deliver. and beans. magic beans. lots of em.

    rutherford shoulda got out weeks ago. doing so doesnt have any reflection on the merits of his lawsuit. its just plain reality.

    you can fool some of the people…


  15. - wordslinger - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:47 am:

    Before the Rauner juggernaut, a base of 20% would have put you in reasonable striking distance in a four-way race if you could raise any money.

    But Brady couldn’t raise a dime. And Rauner is a fundraising machine, not just a self-funder. He starved the other campaigns of cash until the unions got in for Dillard, too little, too late.


  16. - Westward - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:49 am:

    Nathan! It’s over.

    It’s Bill Brady / D Lard / Danny R’s smug attitude that is really repulsing me. Guys. Your plan failed. Miserably. Now your plan, all of you, is to stay in the race to TRY and finish second. For what purpose?? Also, no way would you want to step out and have your opponent (non-BR) win. Oh no. Can’t have someone saying they finished ahead of you if you have any say about it. Ha. For second place. Wowsers. Man, these are the guys who contributed to doing nothing but blowing hot air about all the stuff they were gonna do.


  17. - Bobby Hill - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:50 am:

    He’s not my guy but he almost won the general election last time in a blue leaning state dragging Jason Plumber along with him. If Rauner doesn’t win, my money would be on him.


  18. - Mokenavince - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:51 am:

    He’s below the Mendoza line , no chance.


  19. - Nathan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:53 am:

    Rich miller , Bill still has a chance don’t count him out yet . Remember in 2010 . He has the backing of the Will County GOP as well sir . That’s huge


  20. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:55 am:

    ===Remember in 2010 ===

    Yeah, he got 20 percent of the vote, which was pretty much what he got four years earlier and what he’s polling at now.

    He’s got a ceiling.


  21. - Oswego Willy - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:55 am:

    “Well, I for one see the 18-20% as a huge number.

    Signed,

    Dan Rutherford
    @FakeRutherfordDan”


  22. - Anonymous - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:56 am:

    At this point, the spoiler rumors for Brady are pretty strong. Many people throughout the state have called for him to drop out of the race. If he stays in, he is in this for Rauner.


  23. - Westward - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 10:04 am:

    Thank YOU, anon! Thank you.


  24. - He Makes Ryan Look Like a Saint - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 10:21 am:

    If Brady or Rutherford really gave a hoot about the Republican party they would have dropped out and put their support to Dillard. It is almost as if Rauner is paying them to stay in the race. It is unfortunate that there is NO GOP STATE LEADERSHIP, because if there was, they would have negotiated some sort of deal to get them to drop out. Note to Brady, your done, do not run again.


  25. - Wally - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 10:30 am:

    Hey Rich, how about a prediction post with projected vote percentages?


  26. - Nathan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 10:36 am:

    Or how about a online poll on here that ask who we are going to vote for in the republican primary for governor . Would be interesting to see the results . Please do Rich


  27. - A guy... - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 11:00 am:

    If a sappling falls in the forest and noone is there to hear it…does it… Nevermind.


  28. - Walter Mitty - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 11:17 am:

    He makes Ryan Look… Who say’s leadership isn’t behind Rauner? By your logic you assume they WANT one of the other 3… Maybe they are tired of losing…?


  29. - Darienite - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 11:45 am:

    At least Brady’s supporters aren’t dying off…yet.


  30. - dupage dan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 11:58 am:

    If Brady and Rutherford drop out and endorse Dillard would their combined totals would put him over the top at this point? Are there still too many undecided voters?


  31. - Anon - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 12:28 pm:

    Brady had one shot at governor and blew it in a huge GOP wave election vs. a weak Democrat. Stick a fork in his career, along with Rutherford’s.


  32. - the Patriot - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 12:30 pm:

    I backed Brady in 06 and 10. He and Rutherford have two choices. 1. Drop out and endorse Dilllard. 2. Stay in which proves their egos trump their desire fixing the state.

    It is not about me liking Dillard. I don’t. It is a numerical reality of the situation. You have no chance in a 4 way race. Either be a spoiler that helps Rauner, or do the right thing.


  33. - Upon Further Review - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 12:38 pm:

    A definite pattern. Brady does not stand a chance in a field with less than six candidates to slice up the vote.


  34. - VanillaMan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 12:40 pm:

    You guys don’t get it. Rauner is winning because voters are tired of what his opposition represents. Brady and Rutherford could drop out and endorse Dillard, but to the majority of GOP primary voters it wouldn’t matter. They are tired of nominating losers.

    They want the new guy.


  35. - the Patriot - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 1:22 pm:

    The trend is that about 65% want one of the traditional guys, 35% want a new one. On most issues, Brady, Rutherford, and Dillard are interchangeable as far as the base is concerned. IF two of them drop, most of those voters do not go to Rauner.


  36. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 1:27 pm:

    Nathan, we’ve done that several times already.


  37. - A guy... - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 1:34 pm:

    Patriot, that must be that “new” math the youngsters are talking about these days.


  38. - A guy... - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 1:42 pm:

    And…Let’s see. Bill Brady, always been criticized by the unions and never helped. Rutherford; was the heir apparent to the union wad. He messed up badly. They abandoned him in a heartbeat. Dillard, now the union darling and the drain they’ve flushed their money down with nearly no effect. I want to get this straight. Brady and Rutherford are being “selfish” and they need to stand aside so your new best friend Dillard “the unselfish one” run alone. Because the unions have been so good to the others, they should step aside and not be selfish, so that the truly most unselfish and their bad investment candidate can add a couple of points and still lose miserably. Because ALL of their supporters will jump on the Dillard bandwagon and every undecided will break his way too. And legions of Democrats will switch over to vote in the Republican primary. Got it. The switcheroos are driven by affection for a candidate, not any issue that offends one category of people; i.e. John Kennedy and Barack Obama. Might want to consider that it was Republicans doing the switching in those very rare cases. I remember lots of Reagan Democrats, but not in a primary.


  39. - Reformed Public Servant - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 2:07 pm:

    Dillard Democrats?


  40. - wordslinger - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 2:45 pm:

    – but to the majority of GOP primary voters it wouldn’t matter. They are tired of nominating losers.

    They want the new guy.–

    Tribune Poll, three days ago:

    Oberweis–52%

    Truax — 18%

    Are you sure money is not a factor in these races?


  41. - VanillaMan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 2:53 pm:

    Governor race, not US Senate.


  42. - wordslinger - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 3:04 pm:

    –Governor race, not US Senate.–

    Same voters, correct?

    According to the polls, more of them want a three-time statewide primary loser for Senate than they do the “new guy” and not the “old losers” for governor.

    Why’s that? You speak for the majority of GOP voters (actually, A Guy already has that job, but he appears to be willing to share when he agrees with you).

    What do Oberweis and Rauner have in common except for a lot more money than their opponents?


  43. - dupage dan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 3:36 pm:

    word, I think Oberweis may be seen as the outsider even now. I’m not saying he is, just that he may be perceived as such. Besides, he has more name recognition than Truax. I just don’t think you can compare these 2 contests even with the same voters. Voters are the craziest animals. Kinda like juries - hard to predict.


  44. - Nathan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 5:05 pm:

    How about Bill Brady for US Senate in 2016 . Let’s not forget Rich miller is a democrat voting for Kirk Dillard


  45. - ironman - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 5:07 pm:

    Brady, needs to let his EGO go. He will get 18.6 percent. The dems will cross over and Dillard wins. Rutherford needs to bow out gracefully and quit degrading himself. Regardless if charges are true or not.


  46. - Oswego Willy - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 6:45 pm:

    - Nathan -,

    We are all guests here. Drive-by remarks are not a good way to be seen.

    This is one of a few places where a candidate can get huge praise in one Post, and taken to the woodshed in the very next Post…

    …Republicans and Democrats alike.

    Ask around.


  47. - VanillaMan - Wednesday, Mar 12, 14 @ 9:31 pm:

    wordy -
    last week we went over all that when the Tribune endorsed Rauner and Rich pointed out how they have endorsed the self funders since 2002. All the self-funders spent more than the rest - AND THEY LOST.

    So - what you forgot?

    You need to sandbag that old argument because what matters here is the message and the opponents, not the money.

    It was just last week we discussed this.

    So while you can point out Oberweis’ lead over Truax to support your argument - I can, along with Rich and everyone else who remembers this blog from way back, uh, last week, can give you the 2002 race, the 2006 race and the 2010 race as examples when the biggest spender did not win.


Sorry, comments for this post are now closed.


* Reader comments closed for the weekend
* SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - More on the state grant suspensions
* SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Fundraiser/event list
* How can we miss you if you won't go away?
* Question of the day
* Supreme Court justice ordered to testify
* Chicago downgraded
* Today's number: 4-6 weeks
* SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Human service cuts and state grant suspensions
* Stating the obvious
* *** UPDATED x1 - Double-down *** They really make this too easy...
* Crain's: "Market-based" solution is rigged
* *** UPDATED x1 *** Even more problems for Schock
* Yesterday's blog posts

Support CapitolFax.com
Visit our advertisers...

...............

...............

...............

...............

...............

...............

...............

...............


Search This Blog...

Search the 98th General Assembly By Bill Number
(example: HB0001)

Search the 98th General Assembly By Keyword

          
        * Sony officially announces Xperia Z4 Tablet, the world’s thinnest 10-inch tablet
        * Sony launches new Xperia M4 Aqua midrange phone at MWC
        * Sony outs ‘world’s slimmest’ in the Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC
        * Acer announces new members of its Liquid smartphone series
        * Acer Liquid Jade Z: premium features, “wallet-friendly” price
        * Acer Liquid Leap+: platform-agnostic, exchangeable straps
        * MWC 2015 daily wrap-up: Day 0

        * Cyanogen Hopes Qualcomm Tie-Up Will Make It Easier for Phone Makers to Adopt Its Software
        * Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge unveiled – Mixed bag of surprises!
        * Huawei’s Latest 4G LTE-Enabled Android 5.0 Tablet With Octa-Core Processor
        * Acer Releases Another Entry-Level 11.6-Inch Notebook
        * Get This Affordable HD Sports Action Camera For Just $31.89
        * ZTE’s New Grand S3 4G LTE-Enabled Android 4.4 Smartphone With Eyeprint ID Biometric Technology
        * David Besbris Is No Longer Running Google+

        * No one meant more to White Sox than Minoso
        * Beckham getting work around infield
        * Beloved Minnie was a Chicago treasure
        * Baseball mourns the loss of Mr. White Sox
        * White Sox players remember Minoso
        * Rodon will take Sale's spot in Cactus rotation
        * Beloved Minnie was a Chicago treasure

        ...............


        Main Menu
        Home
        Illinois
        YouTube
        Pundit rankings
        Obama
        Subscriber Content
        Durbin
        Burris
        Blagojevich Trial
        Advertising
        Updated Posts
        Polls

        Archives
        February 2015
        January 2015
        December 2014
        November 2014
        October 2014
        September 2014
        August 2014
        July 2014
        June 2014
        May 2014
        April 2014
        March 2014
        February 2014
        January 2014
        December 2013
        November 2013
        October 2013
        September 2013
        August 2013
        July 2013
        June 2013
        May 2013
        April 2013
        March 2013
        February 2013
        January 2013
        December 2012
        November 2012
        October 2012
        September 2012
        August 2012
        July 2012
        June 2012
        May 2012
        April 2012
        March 2012
        February 2012
        January 2012
        December 2011
        November 2011
        October 2011
        September 2011
        August 2011
        July 2011
        June 2011
        May 2011
        April 2011
        March 2011
        February 2011
        January 2011
        December 2010
        November 2010
        October 2010
        September 2010
        August 2010
        July 2010
        June 2010
        May 2010
        April 2010
        March 2010
        February 2010
        January 2010
        December 2009
        November 2009
        October 2009
        September 2009
        August 2009
        July 2009
        June 2009
        May 2009
        April 2009
        March 2009
        February 2009
        January 2009
        December 2008
        November 2008
        October 2008
        September 2008
        August 2008
        July 2008
        June 2008
        May 2008
        April 2008
        March 2008
        February 2008
        January 2008
        December 2007
        November 2007
        October 2007
        September 2007
        August 2007
        July 2007
        June 2007
        May 2007
        April 2007
        March 2007
        February 2007
        January 2007
        December 2006
        November 2006
        October 2006
        September 2006
        August 2006
        July 2006
        June 2006
        May 2006
        April 2006
        March 2006
        February 2006
        January 2006
        December 2005
        April 2005
        March 2005
        February 2005
        January 2005
        December 2004
        November 2004
        October 2004

        Blog*Spot Archives
        November 2005
        October 2005
        September 2005
        August 2005
        July 2005
        June 2005
        May 2005

        Syndication

        RSS Feed 2.0
        Comments RSS 2.0
        WordPress

        Loading


        * Chicago's Fiscal Freefall: Moody's Cuts Chicago.....
        * Rauner budget could mean fewer Amtrak trains..
        * Illinois hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in .....
        * Universities may see compromise in state budget.....
        * Illinois hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in .....
        * White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Dies..
        * Rauner blasted for proposed cuts in cancer scre.....
        * Rauner's transportation budget: Bikers up, tran.....


        * Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn take charity polar plunge in Chicago
        * Major league baseball's 1st black Latino star Minoso dies
        * Garage fire victim died of smoke inhalation, burns
        * Rauner budget could mean fewer Amtrak trains
        * President Obama remembers Minnie Minoso as 'Mr. White Sox'
        * Peoria police expand use of gunshot detection technology
        * 16-year-old boy charged with murder in Aurora shooting death
        * Pipeline may carry crude oil through southern Illinois
        * Illinois hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in Rauner
        * Late-winter storms spread across areas of Southwest

        * Hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in Rauner
        * Tim Butler, congressional staffer, selected to fill former Rep. Rich Brauer's seat
        * Schock reimburses costs for lavish 'Downton Abbey' office decor
        * Brauer replacement could be chosen as early as Saturday
        * Quinn advocates consumer rights, blasts Rauner's budget
        * Rauner says he's 'staying out' of Chicago mayor's race
        * Quinn advocates consumer rights in Loyola speech
        * Judge won't delay sentencing for former state lawmaker Farnham
        * Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti says GOP should court women, Latinos
        * Explore salary information for the state of Illinois

        * Illinois hospitals, health care groups oppose Rauner's cuts to managed care
        * Why even mid-sized trading firms are hurting
        * What's happening with Chinatown's Tony Hu?
        * What's going on at Quick Leonard Kieffer?
        * National Louis University's radical rethink


          * CTA to double speed of some downtown buses that crawl at 3 mph
          * 2 men hurt in shootings on Far South, Northwest sides
          * Traveling Negro Leagues exhibit will be dedicated to Minnie Minoso
          * Missing boy, 12, located
          * Coaching legend Gillespie dies at 88
          * $75K bail for alleged DUI motorist accused of injuring elderly man
          * Autopsy: Minoso died from tear in pulmonary artery
          * Fans of Minnie Minoso pay tribute to player, baseball ambassador
          * Wis. Gov. Walker changes mind about immigration, now rejects 'amnesty'
          * Investigation into 'crash-and-grabs' nets arrest


          * Will Rauner Get Tough On Getting Tough On Crime?
          * AP: Lawmaker Aaron Schock billed private planes, concerts to taxpayers
          * White Sox icon Minnie Minoso dies
          * Chronic Mismanagement Drove State Into Its Fiscal Mess
          * People
          * Essay – Cashing In On Cutting Carbon
          * Lawmakers Aim To Prohibit Sexual Orientation Conversion Therapy For Minors
          * Legislative Checklist March 2015
          * Lincoln Lore
          * Illinois Not Alone In Post-Recession Budget Woes


          * Jorge Chapa: Illinois' majority-minority future and the age-race shift
          * Quote of the Day: Monday, March 2, 2015
          * Hunters, outdoorsmen hope for ally in Rauner
          * Our Opinion: Looking for the leaders among Springfield's candidates
          * Statehouse Insider: That's not a nice thing to say
          * Rep. Rodney Davis and Rep. Mike Bost: Strong financial markets benefit Illinois
          * Quote of the Day: Sunday, March 1, 2015
          * Bernard Schoenburg: Report talk of Houston fundraiser just 'secondhand' info
          * Scott Zeramby: Consider the environment as marijuana industry emerges in Illinois
          * Tim Butler, congressional staffer, selected to fill former Rep. Rich Brauer's seat


          * North Greene accepts superintendent’s resignation
          * Area statistics: Wrestling (March 2)
          * Boys' basketball storylines: 3A regional sure to excite
          * UI roundup: Women's tennis knocks off Indiana
          * It's tourney time: UI women seeded 10th in Big Ten
          * Gray hare
          * Tate: Recruiting struggles have Big Ten in rut
          * A medical alternative
          * Caterpillar headquarters will replace historic Peoria store
          * Business calendar


          * Canucks beat Blues 6-5 in shootout after blowing 3-goal lead
          * Dodgers and reliever Mike Adams agree to minor league deal
          * Stoner scores 1st goal of season, helps Ducks top Stars 3-1
          * Fighting in eastern Ukraine displaces Donetsk's soccer team
          * Emails suggest ‘Jihadi John' had suicidal thoughts

          * Congressional art contest for students set...
          * Rep. Roskam Introduces Bill to Provide Gif...
          * Congressional Letter Shows Bipartisan Supp...
          * Lipinski nominates 22 to service academies...
          * Editorial: Is the Ice Cracking? | Transpor...
          * House Bill Would Ban Gift Tax on Donations...
          * Rep. Lipinski Leads Letter Urging House Le...
          * Rep. Lipinski Announces $2.9 Million Feder...
          * Reps. Marino, Lewis, Roskam Introduce Crit...
          * Rep. Roskam Introduces Bill to Prohibit IR...

          * Senators introduce bill to lift Cuba trade......
          * Schumer Calls For Legislation Preventing S......
          * Sen. Feinstein: “that arrogance does not b......

          * Arthur Cyr: Iran nuclear accord — tough ne......
          * On Eve of Netanyahu Speech, Kerry Says Nuc......

          * Thorner: Will dollar signs supersede consequences of further pot legalization?
          * Fundamentals of Budget Process
          * Senate Committee approves Loretta Lynch for U.S. AG with 3 GOP votes
          * Civil Servant Ministries Prayer Calendar
          * Mexico, Cuba beisbol officials gave Miñoso an honor U.S. officials haven’t
          * Fixed Convictions
          * Local Book Notes: Graham Crackers, Malcolm X & Cubs Fans
          * The Beachwood Radio Hour #46: Explaining Chicago's Black Site
          * The Hill: Is Supreme Court's chief justice ready to take down ObamaCare?
          * Buena Bunnies Build Baskets, On March 22nd


          * IEMA Urges People to Prepare for Severe Weather - Tornadoes, floods and severe storms can happen any time of year
          * IDHS helps more than 5,000 individuals with disabilities find jobs - Program offers necessary tools to earn a living wage and become more independent
          * 24th Anniversary Desert Storm Remembrance Ceremony
          * Illinois Department of Human Rights Announces 2015 Spring Training Schedule
          * Snow and Freezing Rain to Impact Travel in Illinois - IDOT Crews Prepared to Battle Winter Weather this Weekend




              Hosted by MCS SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax Advertise Here Mobile Version Contact Rich Miller