(Posted December 19th 2013 @ 9:30 AM )
Senator David Luechtefeld, a veteran Southern Illinois legislator from Okawville, and Representative Tom Demmer, a first-term legislator from Dixon in northwestern Illinois, today announced their support for Bill Brady for Governor.
Demmer said, “"I support Bill Brady for Governor because he'll turn Illinois around and get us back on the right track. His experience as a businessman and a Senator shows he isn't afraid to tackle big issues and stand…
(Posted December 8th 2013 @ 6:55 PM )
Bill Brady was one of 25 Republican lawmakers and the only Republican candidate for Governor who supported the reforms, which are designed to save $160 billion of taxpayer money over 30 years and protect the long-term viability of the state's public retirement systems.
This is what some editorial writers, columnists and commentators throughout Illinois said about the importance of the pension reform package.
Quincy Herald-Whig, December 8, 2013: