Friday, March 5, 2010

193 Votes! Brady Is GOP Nominee for Illinois Governor

FINALLY, IT'S OFFICIAL: Bill Brady is the Illinois GOP nominee. Kurt Erickson reports: March 5, 2010 - With little fanfare, the Illinois State Board of Elections said the Bloomington real estate developer beat his closest rival, state Sen. Kirk Dillard of Hinsdale, by 193 votes. The results have been in question since the Feb. 2 primary saw Brady leading by 420 votes in unofficial returns. Dillard is slated to make an announcement in Chicago at 1:30 p.m. He has said he would concede the race if the gap between he and Brady was more than 100 votes. According to the state board's tally, Brady received 155,527 votes in the seven-way GOP race. Full Article at MORE: Bill Brady wins Republican nomination for governor by 193 votes Chicago Daily Herald Brady wins Official Vote for GOP Nomination WIFR Bill Brady wins Primary WCIA-3 News Leave a Comment * Conservative T-Shirts * Follow CNB on Twitter * RSS Feed