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GOP Senate Hopeful Removed From March Ballot
CHICAGO (AP) — One of the candidates who filed to run against U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in the Republican primary won't be on the March ballot.
The Illinois State Board of Elections on Thursday rejected nominating petitions from Elizabeth Pahlke of Arlington Heights...
Listen to the CNN/Salem GOP Debate on WROK
The 2016 Presidential race is well underway and this week the CNN/Salem Republican debate can be heard live right here on WROK.
The December 15 debate will be held in Milwaukee. The top nine candidates have qualified for the late debate...
Durbin Blames Koch Brothers For GOP Opposition To Climate Plan
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) expects Republican opposition to President Obama’s Clean Power Plan, and says the party’s political donors are to blame.
Durbin supports the new rules, which are aimed at cutting carbon emissions by 3…
Carly Fiorina Officially Enters the Race For President
Another candidate officially has entered the race for the Republican nomination for president. Earlier this morning, former HP executive Carly Fiorina told ABC's Good Morning America she's in. Here's the announcement:
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Fiorina called herself the best person for the…
Bill Brady Makes His Case For Governor [AUDIO]
State Senator Bill Brady made a final sweep through the Stateline area on Monday, with stops in Belvidere, Rockford, and Freeport.
The 2010 Republican nominee is looking for another shot at taking down Governor Pat Quinn in November. In an interview with "Riley & Scot" Brady stressed th…
Happy Birthday, Mr. President [VIDEO]
Former President Ronald Reagan would have been 103 years old today. In his honor, we played a couple of clips from one of my favorite Reagan speeches on the show -- his announcement of candidacy for President of the United States on November 13, 1979...