State Representative Tom Cross

State News
6:00 am
Wed October 15, 2014

Candidates for Treasurer face off in first debate

Credit Peoria Public Radio


The candidates for Illinois treasurer face off Wednesday morning for the first debate in a tight race. 

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State News
5:20 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Illinois Chamber of Commerce endorses Cross for treasurer

The Illinois State Chamber of Commerce has endorsed a candidate for state treasurer for the first time. CEO Todd Maisch says Republican State Representative and former House Minority Leader Tom Cross is best suited to restore fiscal sanity and grow the state economy.  

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State News
7:14 am
Mon July 22, 2013

Lisa Madigan's decision to not run for governor could shake up Republican leadership

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan's decision to run for re-election will have its biggest effect on the democratic primary for governor. But as IPR'S Brian Mackey reports, it could also lead to a change in leadership among Republicans in the Illinois House.

State Rep. Tom Cross, a Republican from Oswego who's been House Minority Leader since 2002, says "many" people approached him to consider running for AG when it was thought Madigan was likely to run for governor.

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