Madison County Judge Ann Callis http://peoriapublicradio.org en U of I professor running for Illinois' 13th Congressional District http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/u-i-professor-running-illinois-13th-congressional-district <div>Both major political parties will have a primary race in Illinois’ 13th Congressional District.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">University of Illinois Physics professor and Democrat George </span>Gollin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> launched his run Tuesday with supporters at the Champaign County Fair.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The first-time candidate says he’s still learning about fundraising, but has met with backers who are familiar with science and higher education policy:</span></div><div> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:22:48 +0000 Jeff Bossert 9344 at http://peoriapublicradio.org U of I professor running for Illinois' 13th Congressional District Republicans call Quinn appointment a political arrangement http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/republicans-call-quinn-appointment-political-arrangement <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Republicans in the Illinois Senate say Governor Pat Quinn’s appointment of a state health official is a political arrangement intended to shape a Congressional race next year. Bloomington physician David Gill was named the assistant director of the Illinois Department of Public Health earlier this month.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 12:25:35 +0000 Denise Molina & Chris Slaby 5938 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Republicans call Quinn appointment a political arrangement