Illinois Republican Party http://tristatesradio.com en GOP Questions Governor Quinn’s Ethics http://tristatesradio.com/post/gop-questions-governor-quinn-s-ethics <p>An anti-violence program pushed by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn came in for harsh criticism in an audit released Tuesday. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:40:01 +0000 Brian Mackey 48946 at http://tristatesradio.com GOP Questions Governor Quinn’s Ethics GOP Race For Governor a “Blood Sport" http://tristatesradio.com/post/gop-race-governor-blood-sport <p>The four men seeking the Republican nomination for Illinois governor held their final scheduled downstate debate Tuesday night, February 18, in Springfield. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:10:26 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 48601 at http://tristatesradio.com GOP Race For Governor a “Blood Sport" Illinois House GOP Gets New Leader http://tristatesradio.com/post/illinois-house-gop-gets-new-leader <p>After plenty of squabbles, negotiating, and even name-calling, it took less than an hour for House Republicans to elect Representative Jim Durkin of Western Springs as their new leader. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 23:42:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 39772 at http://tristatesradio.com Illinois House GOP Gets New Leader New Leader for Illinois GOP http://tristatesradio.com/post/new-leader-illinois-gop <p>As a divided Illinois Republican Party heads into another election cycle next year, it will have a new chairman.&nbsp; Jack Dorgan of Rosemont was picked during a private vote of the state central committee. Sun, 02 Jun 2013 21:37:30 +0000 Sean Crawford 34870 at http://tristatesradio.com New Leader for Illinois GOP Michael Madigan on Illinois GOP & Pension System http://tristatesradio.com/post/michael-madigan-illinois-gop-pension-system <p>Illinois Republicans had a theme when they met in Tampa for the Republican National Convention: Fire Madigan.<br><br>It’s more than a slogan for the state GOP. It’s an all-out marketing campaign against the Illinois House speaker. It includes t-shirts, buttons and even a baby bib that read “Fire Madigan.”&nbsp;<br><br>The GOP blames Michael Madigan for allowing the state to slide into a fiscal mess. But Madigan said it’s Republicans who are unwilling to do what he called the "heavy lifting."</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 20:59:17 +0000 Rich Egger 21188 at http://tristatesradio.com Michael Madigan on Illinois GOP & Pension System