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  1. Mitchell: Fight for Clinton Power Station not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Y 103

    July 15 - Despite the Illinois General Assembly adjourning for the summer and Exelon announcing they would close Clinton Power Station, House Republicans are still working to keep the plant open. In front of a crowd of over 100 Exelon employees, State Representative Bill Mitchell, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and State Rep. Bill Brady spoke about steps being taken to save the plant.

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  2. Statement by Illinois Senator Bill BradyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Lincoln Daily News

    State Senator Bill Brady said the bipartisan budget compromise agreed to today by Governor Rauner and the General Assembly will fund the operations of state government for the next six months without asking state taxpayers to contribute more.

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  3. Hearing set on if special prosecutor needed in murder caseRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | SFGate

    DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack, center, shakes hands with attorney Jim Kaplan after a hearing before Judge William Brady, right, Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in DeKalb, Ill. Kaplan filed a brief on behalf of the MacArthur Justice Center in the case of Jack McCullough, who is charged in the1957 killing of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph.

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  4. Hearing Set on Need for Special Prosecutor in 1957 Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A hearing is scheduled to determine if a campaign promise made by an Illinois prosecutor undermined his work in the case involving the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old girl and requires appointment of a special prosecutor. Murder victim Maria Ridulph's older brother, Charles Ridulph, claims DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack promised during his 2012 campaign to drop murder charges against Jack McCullough.

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  5. CREW files complaints against two "dark money" groups that have benefitted RaunerRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... race. More pay for them, higher taxes for you. That's what career politicians do. Career politicians like Bill Brady, Dan Rutherford and Kirk Dillard. Together, they've spent over 60 years in Springfield. They voted to increase their own pay and ...

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  6. Simple answers to simple questionsRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Republican lawmakers are not confident that legislation to create a private organization to raise repair funds for the Illinois State Fairgrounds will pass this session. Sen. Bill Brady, who is sponsoring a bill in the Senate that would establish the foundation, said he lacks support from Democrats.

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  7. A very good idea, but it's not a panaceaRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... elections (2010 and 2014) clearly showed that Republican candidates can win majorities in Democratic districts (Bill Brady and Bruce Rauner won the majority of House and Senate districts both times). But I don't believe it's a be-all, end-all ...

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  8. Our view: Politics as usual in effort to eliminate lieutenant governorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    Illinois voters won't have the chance to vote in November on whether to eliminate the office of lieutenant governor. That's thanks to the interference and status-quo politics of downstate Republican state Sen. Bill Brady, who apparently thinks business as usual in Springfield is the way to go.

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  9. Bill to abolish Illinois lieutenant governor office failsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | 95Q

    May 4 - A bill to ask voters to abolish Illinois' lieutenant governor's office failed to advance this year after lawmakers couldn't agree on who should be the successor to the governor. The bill easily passed the House but stalled in the Senate on Tuesday.

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  10. Rep. McSweeney: 'Poison pill' kills bill to abolish Illinois lieutenant governor officeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Northwest Herald

    SPRINGFIELD – A bill to ask voters to abolish Illinois' lieutenant governor's office failed to advance this year after lawmakers couldn't agree on who should be the successor to the governor. The bill easily passed the House but stalled in the Senate on Tuesday.

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  11. Lawmaker: Plan to abolish lieutenant governor 'hijacked'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... the job would save $1.6 million per year. The legislation was claimed to be carried in the Senate by state Sen. Bill Brady, a Bloomington Republican and former candidate for governor. Brady wanted a change because McSweeney's plan would put the ...

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  12. Things to Know as Lawmakers Return to SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | NBC Chicago

    Following a weeklong break for the observance of Passover, the Illinois General Assembly will reconvene Tuesday. The Senate is scheduled to be in session from Tuesday through Friday and the House will meet Tuesday through Thursday.

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  13. The Illinois GOP senator holding the cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    State Sen. Bill Brady, shown in 2014, should move forward with his proposal that would allow the elimination of the lieutenant governor's office. State Sen. Bill Brady, shown in 2014, should move forward with his proposal that would allow the elimination of the lieutenant governor's office.

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  14. News Minute: Here is the latest Washington news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. PDTRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A judge has dismissed the case against a 76-year-old man who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old Illinois girl. DeKalb County Circuit Court Associate Judge William Brady accepted a motion Friday to dismiss the case and avert a retrial.

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  15. Charges dropped in 1957 cold case murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | WEHT

    Charges have been dismissed against the man who spent nearly five years behind bars for the 1957 murder of a little girl in what had been touted as the nation's oldest cold case ever tried. Jack Daniel McCullough, 76, still faces the possibility that someday a prosecutor could bring murder charges against him.

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  16. Illinois judge dismisses murder charge in girl's '57 slayingRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    A judge formally dismissed a murder case Friday against a retired Washington state police officer who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old Illinois girl, but he put off a decision on whether to appoint a special prosecutor. DeKalb County Circuit Court Associate Judge William Brady accepted a motion Friday from the current state's attorney to dismiss the murder count against Jack McCullough, but he did so without prejudice, leaving open the possibility that the case could be refiled.

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  17. The Latest: Illinois judge dismisses 1957 murder caseRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    The Latest on a retired Washington state police officer who an Illinois prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in a 1957 slaying : A judge has dismissed the case against a 76-year-old man who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old Illinois girl. DeKalb County Circuit Court Associate Judge William Brady accepted a motion Friday to dismiss the case and avert a retrial.

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  18. In brief: U.S. acknowledges another 20 civilian deaths in Syria, IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Three children, including the newborn, survived the killings that left seven adults and a 16-year-old boy dead in four homes in Pike County, said Attorney General Mike DeWine and Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader. DeWine said, "There may be more than one , there may be three.

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  19. Charges dropped in 1957 cold case murderRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Charges have been dismissed against the man who spent nearly five years behind bars for the 1957 murder of a little girl in what had been touted as the nation's oldest cold case ever tried. Jack Daniel McCullough, 76, still faces the possibility that someday a prosecutor could bring murder charges against him.

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  20. Judge dismisses murder charge against former police officer, 76,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    'It's unreal, it's surreal, I miss him dearly': Sheila E on the loss of her former fiance and collaborator Prince as she flies to Minnesota to 'find out' how he died Judge dismisses murder charge against former police officer, 76, who was wrongly convicted of 7-year-old girl's killing in decades-old cold case A judge formally dismissed a murder case Friday against a retired Washington state police officer who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old Illinois girl, but he put off a decision on whether to appoint a special prosecutor.

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