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  1. Gay marriage, concealed carry and "right to work"?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... He does have a point, though. There was zero discussion of right to work before Bruce Rauner became governor. Bill Brady favored right to work in the 2010 campaign, but he didn't talk about it a lot. The debate is most certainly on, with Gov. Rauner ...

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  2. Tom Kacich: Going private has been tried beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The News-Gazette

    That idea that state Sen. Bill Brady has to turn Illinois' nine public universities into private, not-for-profit institutions and to use their state appropriations to provide tuition support? But as Republicans gain strength in statehouses across the country, privatization ideas are growing as well. The Rauner administration is even making preliminary inquiries about possibly unloading the problematic state-owned Thompson Center in downtown Champaign.

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  3. Republicans Expect to Hang On to 18th Seat in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... LaHood (R-Dunlap) has confirmed his candidacy for the seat held by his father, Ray, from 1995 to 2009. State Sen. Bill Brady (R-Bloomington), who declined to run in the special election, is confident the district won't elect a Democrat. "I don't ...

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  4. UPDATE x1: Schilling endorses LaHood to succeed SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Illinoisreview

    ... nator Darin LaHood has already announced his intentions to bid for the spot, and earlier this week, State Senator Bill Brady's younger brother Ed announced he's looking into the bid, as well.

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  5. Late and expensive no reason to stop Illinois' Amtrak supportRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... spends less, Magliari said, Amtrak would run fewer trains, and lawmakers would decide on the trains. State Sen. Bill Brady, a Republican who represents Normal, said Illinois needs to get its spending in line, and that may include some cuts to ...

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  6. Bill Brady's brother considering run to replace Congressman SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Illinoisreview

    While State Senator Bill Brady may have taken a pass on running to replace Congressman Aaron Schock, the Brady clan is not out of the race just yet. Senator Brady's younger brother Ed has announced that he's seriously considering a challenge to Darin LaHood in a special election to succeed Schock.

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  7. Question of the dayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... flagship public universities. Now, Illinois is about to have the discussion. Bloomington Republican State Senator Bill Brady has introduced a bill to privatize Illinois' public universities over six years. [] "What is really the genesis of this bill ...

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  8. *** UPDATED x1 *** More union-related stuffRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... campaign. He'll follow through on it. And that, in my opinion, makes him the right choice for governor. I like Bill Brady, really I do. But now, a week out, neither he nor Dan Rutherford are serious contenders for the nomination. It's time to make a ...

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  9. Elections Live Digest: 3/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Kos

    ... Republicans are considering a bid in this conservative seat. Ed Brady, the brother of 2010 gubernatorial nominee Bill Brady, sounds very interested , saying, "this just seems to be the right time." Ed runs a homebuilding company so he could ...

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  10. LaHood's son to vie for Schock's seatRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Toledo Blade

    ... here, a strong record in the senate, so I'll stand on that." Two other GOP state senators - Jason Barickman and Bill Brady - were considering bids, but both said they had decided against running in a special election that Gov. Bruce Rauner will call ...

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  11. LaHood, ex-congressman's son, to vie for Schock's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Tribune

    ... here, a strong record in the senate, so I'll stand on that." Two other GOP state senators - Jason Barickman and Bill Brady - were considering bids, but both said they had decided against running in a special election that Gov. Bruce Rauner will call ...

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  12. Bill Brady, Jason Barickman decide against Congressional bid to succeed SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Illinoisreview

    Two state senators whose names emerged as possible Republican candidates to succeed resigning Congressman Aaron Schock said Wednesday they won't be running in the special election to fill the 18th CD vacancy. State Senator Bill Brady of Bloomington told WLS Wednesday morning he's not interested in leaving his duties in Springfield and State Senator Jason Barickman said he too, would remain in the Senate.

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  13. Daily Kos Elections Live Digest: 3/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Swing State Project

    ... special election this conservative seat to replace Aaron Schock. On Monday, GOP state Sens. Darin LaHood, Bill Brady, and Jason Barickman all acknowledged that they're considering the race. State Rep. Mike Unes also announced on Tuesday that he's ...

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... dollars. Several lawmakers are considering running for Schock's seat. However, State Senators Jason Barickman and Bill Brady have announced that they will not run for the soon-to-be vacant position. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk ...

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  15. LaHood running for Schock seat; Barickman, Brady outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The News-Gazette

    ... and soon will form a federal campaign comittee. LaHood has been a state senator for five years. But veteran Sen. Bill Brady of Bloomington, a member of the Legislature for more than 20 years, says he is staying there. "I'm very flattered that many ...

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  16. Bill Brady: Count Me Out for Schock Replace RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    "I'm very flattered that many supporters and residents of Central Illinois have suggested I seek the seat in Congress representing the 18th Congressional District. I have decided, however, to remain in the Illinois Senate at the current time because of my business interests and my wish to help Governor Rauner resolve the many challenges Illinois faces.

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  17. LaHood in, Brady out in race for Schock seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... possible contender is state Sen. Jason Barickman of Bloomington. Former Republican governor candidate Sen. Bill Brady announced that he will not seek the office, noting others have expressed interest, including his brother, Ed Brady. Schock's ...

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  18. Questions about how Schock handled money lead to resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Journal

    ... in Congress and later as President Barack Obama's transportation secretary. State Sens. Jason Barickman and Bill Brady, both of Bloomington, also said they're considering running. For Schock, a cascade of negative stories followed The Washington ...

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  19. Fearing no backlash, national Dems pull primary strings - Toxic...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Politico

    ... Pro's Kyle Cheney: http://politico.pro/1BOZl77 AFTER SCHOCKS - "Potential IL-18 field includes Darin LaHood, Bill Brady," by Campaign Pro's Theodoric Meyer (in his POLITICO debut!): http://politico.pro/1HZblVD - "Aaron Schock's final hours," by ...

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  20. Republicans weigh congressional chance after Schock resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Republicans Darin LaHood of Dunlap and Jason Barickman and Bill Brady , both of Bloomington, said Tuesday they're eyeing Schock's post. The Peoria Republican announced he'll resign following reports of lavish spending and improper expense reporting.

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