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  1. Japanese Automaker Mitsubishi Motors To End U.S. ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Manufacturing.net

    ... plant in Thailand, bought one from Ford in the Philippines, and is building one in Indonesia. Illinois state Sen. Bill Brady, whose district includes Normal, said he and other state officials were already working on a plan to find another ...

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  2. Mitsubishi Motors to stop production in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Big News Network.com

    ... Chicago. Company officials hope to find a buyer that will maintain the factory's employment. Illinois state Sen. Bill Brady, whose district includes Normal, said together with states officials efforts are afoot to find another manufacturer to buy ...

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  3. Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors to end U.S. productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... plant in Thailand, bought one from Ford in the Philippines, and is building one in Indonesia. Illinois state Sen. Bill Brady, whose district includes Normal, said he and other state officials were already working on a plan to find another ...

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  4. Mitsubishi Motors to end U.S. production, shift focus to Asian marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Japan Times

    ... plant in Thailand, bought one from Ford in the Philippines, and is building one in Indonesia. Illinois state Sen. Bill Brady, whose district includes Normal, said he and other state officials were already working on a plan to find another ...

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  5. Ill. officials will try to find buyer for Mitsubishi plantRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... as they work to find another company to occupy the factory where more than 1,200 employees work. State Sen. Bill Brady says that he was assured by Mitsubishi that it will aggressively try to find a buyer for the plant. Illinois Department of ...

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  6. Reeder: The pending showdown between Rauner and AFSCMERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Illinoisreview

    ... would be laid off for the following two years. Considering his razor-thin victory that year over state Sen. Bill Brady, it's almost certain that Quinn would not have prevailed in that election if not for AFSCME's support. In fact, in past years, ...

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  7. Today's number: 27Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... City, plus Sen. Dale Righter of Mattoon, each reported $8,000 contributions from Rauner. Brown, Bennett and Sens. Bill Brady and Righter have reported taking the campaign contribution from the governor, who last month said he had given $400,000 to ...

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  8. Weston Republican Town Committee Endorse Brady, DiPasquale For Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Weston Daily Voice

    The Weston Republican Town Committee unanimously endorsed Bill Brady and Jess DiPasquale for re-election to the Police Commission at it April 14 meeting. "Bill's leadership as chair has been outstanding.

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  9. Lawmakers: At Least Turnaround Agenda Gets HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A veteran Republican lawmaker says he knows what to take away from the fact that Democrats would not support any of the governor's initiatives. "I think the Democrats are really having trouble understanding that they are not in charge," said State Sen. Bill Brady .

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  10. Tom Kacich: Independent map backers back at itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... help restore the mansion - and collected signatures there. "I just carried my petition around in there and I got Bill Brady, (the Republican state senator from Bloomington who ran against former Gov. Pat Quinn five years ago) and (former Gov.) Jim ...

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  11. Inside the secretive "working groups"Read the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Rep. Elaine Nekritz, Senate Democrat Daniel Biss, and HGOPs Tom Morrison and Ron Sandack, along with SGOPs Bill Brady and Pam Althoff. Gov. Rauner has been promising a major road and transit construction plan since the campaign. The "Capital Plan" ...

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  12. Pulling Back the Curtain on Secret Working GroupsRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | River Cities' Reader

    ... Nekritz, Senate Democrat Daniel Biss, House Republicans Tom Morrison and Ron Sandack, and Senate Republicans Bill Brady and Pam Althoff. Rauner has been promising a major road- and transit-construction plan since the campaign. The "Capital Plan" ...

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  13. Rauner fears CPS "is going to have to go bankrupt"Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... is not a concern to the ideological social agenda. Five years ago, some of us were terrified we might end up with Bill Brady as Governor. The joke is on us, isn't it? Rauner's made Brady look like a liberal. With all due respect, the headline really ...

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  14. Our View: Table talk of privatizing universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    State Sen. Bill Brady, the Bloomington Republican who has run for governor three times, wants to privatize Illinois' public universities. Or, at least, he wants to have a serious discussion about it.

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  15. Brady wants to push university privatization discussionRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    Sen. Bill Brady, a Republican from Bloomington, introduced his university funding legislation on March 18 and withdrew it a week later. Although he said he won't try to push his plan further this year, he hopes it will start a serious discussion about the state's future role in the funding of higher education.

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  16. Brady wants to push university privatization discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    As Illinois' 12 public universities were planning last month for the possibility of steep funding cuts proposed by the state's new Republican governor, Bruce Rauner, a state senator quietly proposed legislation that would have gone much further: privatizing them all. Sen. Bill Brady, a Republican from Bloomington, introduced his university funding legislation on March 18 and withdrew it a week later.

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

    Apr 1, 2015 | 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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  18. Tom Kacich: Going private has been tried beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | 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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  19. Republicans Expect to Hang On to 18th Seat in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | 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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  20. UPDATE x1: Schilling endorses LaHood to succeed SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | 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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