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  1. Should young voters be included in campaign calculus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... suburban women tipped the dead-even scales for Governor Pat Quinn four years ago when they failed to turn out for Bill Brady. And this year's governor's race is just as tight. "There's no group that they say don't worry about them, we can't get ...


  2. Is courting black voters working in Illinois races?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... think it's terrific. In the last gubernatorial race in 2010, we held a forum here for the gubernatorial race and Bill Brady wouldn't even come to the South Side," Zopp said. Zopp said that it's important that the GOP recognize black voting power. ...


  3. Letter: Don't overlook Gov. Quinn's successesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... members of both parties were against the spending cuts suggested by Republican candidate for governor in 2010, Bill Brady. Despite this, Quinn has done some good for Illinois. For example, he signed marriage equality and medical marijuana laws last ...


  4. Quinn, Rauner speak at African-American churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... the state's minimum wage. With African-American turnout considered key to Quinn's narrow victory over Republican Bill Brady in 2010, both sides have made courting the demographic a key focus in recent weeks. President Barack Obama headlined a ...


  5. ILGOP mailer: Quinn and Madigan "trying to steal the election"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... dissatisafied party voters fleeing to third party candidate Chad Grimm as a protest vote.In 2010, GOP candidate Bill Brady lost to Pat Quinn by less than one percent when dissatisfied moderate Republicans picked Scott Cohen, an independent. The ...


  6. Tribune poll: Rauner leads Quinn, Grimm 45-43-4Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... and how disgusting so much of this has been, it's now in the fascinating stage. Four years ago I openly bemoaned Bill Brady's downstate bus tour. Other than raising $$$, it was a huge waste of time and resources. Its a horse race. Sixty six does ...


  7. Miller: Rauner's 'right to work' support pushes union to Libertarian campRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Morris Daily Herald

    ... candidate Scott Lee Cohen's millions of dollars worth of TV ads. He ended up splitting the anti-Quinn vote with Bill Brady, The hope here is that Grimm can manage a repeat performance. The universe Sweeney's aiming at is probably pretty small. ...


  8. Governor race shattering campaign finance recordsRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    Combined, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican businessman Bruce Rauner have had at least $58 million to spend on the general election so far, according to Kent Redfield, a professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Springfield who analyzed campaign finance reports filed with the state. With about 2 weeks remaining before Nov. 4, that's roughly $20 million more than Quinn and Republican state Sen. Bill Brady spent on the 2010 general election, and about double the total for the 2006 race.


  9. Rauner: We settled case "because we're nice folks"Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... on. Whoever is running that campaign should never have another paid on any other campaign. This campaign makes Bill Brady's look like Bill Clinton's. It's been my experience that women don't run around making up threats against themselves or their ...


  10. Putnam County: Illinois Political BellwetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | NBC Chicago

    ... voters backed Blagojevich with 46% of the vote. The only hiccup was four years ago when the losing republican---Bill Brady--- beat Pat Quinn in Putnam County. Voters, according to reporter Ken Schroeder of the Putnam County Record could not get past ...


  11. "But at least I ain't him"Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... dictated that the governor's office was there for the taking for the GOP. But then conservative state senator Bill Brady won the Republican nomination, and Quinn was happy to point out that, at the very least, he wasn't the guy who wanted to ...


  12. Windon: Conservatives miss the mark by voting Democrat in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... job in the Primary, and now we have our candidates. For instance, in 2010 conservatives succeeded in nominating Bill Brady in the race for Governor. Though, as a moderate, Brady wasn't my choice, I walked precincts and advocated for him and Mark ...


  13. 3 major newspapers endorse Rauner over QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... time. Quinn told reporters he wasn't surprised, saying he still won the 2010 election over Republican state Sen. Bill Brady without endorsements from some of Illinois' major media outlets. “I'm not going to win the newspaper endorsement ...


  14. The line between campaigning and governingRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Sen. Bill Brady, who lost to Quinn in 2010 and sits on the Legislative Audit Commission, had this to say at the time "I don't think there's been any question in anyone's mind that the Quinn administration, his governmental staff and his political staff, used government resources to please certain constituencies that they hoped would increase the voter turnout and suppress the voter turnout for us prior to the election," "a the governor's office never told us who to give the money to, what communities to go in, what agencies should get that moneya " The South Suburbs Were Added To NRI At The Direction Of The Governor's Office.


  15. Emails reveal politics part of troubled Quinn grant programRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... drive turnout for Quinn in a 2010 election in which he narrowly eclipsed a challenge from Republican state Sen. Bill Brady of Bloomington. Quinn has defended the program as a response to escalating gun violence against youths in Chicago that year, ...


  16. FOP goes with QuinnRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    * The FOP endorsed Bill Brady four years ago, so this is worth noting for that reason alone. However, with Bruce Rauner slamming the governor over his 2009 early release program, landing the coppers' backing can help fend off those attacks Governor ...


  17. Libertarian Gym Owner Could Play Key Role In IL Gov RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 |

    ... into the double digits in the polls come election day. Last election cycle four years ago Republican candidate Bill Brady lost by only one percent of the vote, around the amount of votes the Libertarian candidate Lex Green received.: "Our goal is ...


  18. State retail merchants group takes pass on governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Karr also is president and CEO of the state retail merchants group. The retailers endorsed Republican state Sen. Bill Brady over Quinn in the 2010 election. The group also backed Democrat Rod Blagojevich in 2002 and 2006. The 2002 endorsement marked ...


  19. Illinois Retailers say "No" to both Quinn and RaunerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... t said. Over the years, IMPACT's endorsement history has swung from Republican to Democrat picks. IMPACT endorsed Bill Brady in 2010, Rod Blagojevich in 2006 and 2002. They picked George Ryan in 1998 and Jim Edgar in 1994 and 1990.


  20. Op-Ed: We need Pro-Life votes for Rauner to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... is good policy because it takes away liberal motivation to vote for Quinn. Remember the last IL Governor's race? Bill Brady lost to Quinn, yet Kirk beat Alexi Giannoulias. They used abortion as a wedge issue against Brady, but not Kirk. Therefore ...