gun crimes http://peoriapublicradio.org en Chicago Police Superintendent plans to reduce gun violence http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/chicago-police-superintendent-plans-reduce-gun-violence <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After suffering a heart attack earlier this month, Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy is back at work to push his plan on reducing gun violence. &nbsp;</span></p><div> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 23:12:25 +0000 Tony Arnold 25738 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Chicago Police Superintendent plans to reduce gun violence Reverand Jesse Jackson speaks about son http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/reverand-jesse-jackson-speaks-about-son <div>The Reverend Jesse Jackson says he has not visited since his son reported to federal prison late last month.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Junior is serving two-and-a-half years in North Carolina. He was convicted of corruption for spending 750-thousand dollars of his campaign fund on personal spoils.</span></div><div> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:45:44 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 14618 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Reverand Jesse Jackson speaks about son Bill Brady announces another bid for governor http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/bill-brady-announces-another-bid-governor <div>Illinois State Senator Bill Brady is hoping his third campaign for governor is a charm. The Bloomington Republican announced Wednesday he’s running for the executive branch again. IPR’S Tony Arnold reports.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bill Brady lost to incumbent Democrat Pat Quinn in 2010 by about 32,000 votes. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Four years earlier, he didn’t make it out of the Republican primary. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Brady says now, he’s learned where he needs to do better.</span></p></div><div> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 19:04:25 +0000 Tony Arnold 7957 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Bill Brady announces another bid for governor