state treasurer http://peoriapublicradio.org en Il House GOP to vote on new leader this week http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-house-gop-vote-new-leader-week <div>Republicans in the Illinois House will meet Thursday afternoon in Springfield to select a new leader. &nbsp;As IPR'S Amanda Vinicky reports, a letter says finding a replacement for outgoing Minority Leader Tom Cross is "of the utmost urgency."</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It was less than a week ago that Minority Leader Tom Cross announced he was stepping down. He's expected to instead run for state treasurer.</span></p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:48:01 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 11010 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Il House GOP to vote on new leader this week