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Sen. Dillard Criticized for Taking Teachers Union Endorsement

-By Warner Todd Huston This morning, Senator Kirk Dillard was “especially proud” to accept the endorsement of the Illinois Education Association (IEA) for the GOP nomination for Illinois Governor. According to IEA president Cinda Klickna Dillard has shown that he … Continue reading

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Kirk Dillard is the Conservative Choice

Guest editorial by Grant Noble If we don’t choose the right Governor candidate and lose, there’s no doubt in my mind the Democrats will pass a graduated income tax with a top rate of 9.5%. Use the information below to … Continue reading

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State Treasurer Dan Rutherford’s Public Statement on Upcoming Charges

-By Warner Todd Huston Today, Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has come out to charge that operatives of rival GOP gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner is trying to smear him. Rutherford says he is being extorted by an attorney connected to Bruce … Continue reading

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[VIDEO] Dillard Responds to State of the State Address‏

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Republican candidate for Governor Kirk Dillard today issued the following statement in response to Governor Quinn’s State of the State address: “Illinois is broke, and on top of that, Illinois is broken. Governor Quinn has failed to … Continue reading

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Dillard Lists More Scheduled Joint Gubernatorial Appearances than Rauner

-By Cal Skinnerz Earlier today, GOP candidate for Governor Bruce Rauner announced five events with other candidates in which he will participate. Now, GOP candidate for Governor Kirk Dillard has one-upped him with a list of 16 places he will … Continue reading

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VIDEO: A New Kirk Dillard Slam Making the Rounds

-By Warner Todd Huston Thus far about the only GOP gubernatorial hopeful in the news has been Bruce Rauner (brucerauner.com). With his many promises to rewrite the whole Illinois Constitution to fix what ails us and his deep pockets he … Continue reading

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Republican State Senator Jim Oberweis To Challenge Dick Durbin for US Senate

-By Warner Todd Huston Jim Oberweis had been saying that he didn’t want to run for the U.S. Senate again, especially against left-winger Dick Durbin. But a recent poll changed his mind and now he’s announcing a run. Oberweis announced … Continue reading

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ILL-inois: RINO Dillard Collects Suspicious Big Labor Contributions

-By John Ruberry David Ormsby of the Illinois Observer is reporting that state Sen. Kirk Dillard (R-Hinsdale), a candidate for governor best known for his appearance in a 2007 Barack Obama campaign ad, received a suspicious infusion of cash for … Continue reading

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ACLU Hires Former IL GOP Chairman Pat Brady to Lobby Same-Sex Marriage

-By Jeremy Segal Former Illinois Republican Party Chairman Pat Brady has signed on with the American Civil Liberties Union to lobby House Republicans to pass a same-sex marriage bill in the land of Lincoln. Brady resigned from his post in … Continue reading

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State Treasurer Rutherford Takes One Step Closer to Run for Gov

-By Warner Todd Huston Dan Rutherford is the only state-wide, elected Republican in the state of Illinois. This week, Rutherford has taken another step closer to announcing a run for the top seat in the state. Contained in a statement … Continue reading

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