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Friday, May 27, 2016
Republicans “stand up” to demand responsible budget compromise

During the House floor debate on Friday, State Representative Dan Brady stood up to join House Republicans in calling for a commitment toward a budget solution and compromise. Brady stood in…


Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Rep. Brady: Bi-Partisan Budget Working Groups Must Continue to Work Toward Compromise

Despite action by Speaker Madigan to derail bi-partisan budget negotiations, State Representative Dan Brady on Wednesday stressed the need for rank and file legislators to continue to work together to reach a responsible budget…


Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Dan’s Capitol View 4-26-16

New Higher Education stop-gap funding proposal signed into law I’m pleased to report that finally emergency funding is on its way to universities, community colleges, and students waiting for their…


Friday, April 22, 2016
General Assembly Passes Bi-Partisan Higher Education Emergency Funding Agreement

Statement of State Representative Dan Brady on Passage of Senate Bill 2059 as amended: “Despite a shaky start I’m very glad that a bi-partisan emergency funding agreement for universities, community…


Thursday, April 21, 2016
Rep. Brady talks about the budget, current legislative issues on WJBC

Representative Dan  Brady visited with WJBC’s Scott Laughlin Thursday morning about several budget and session related issues. Listen-in here.


Tuesday, April 19, 2016
New Stop-Gap Higher Education Funding Proposal Unveiled

“I’m very pleased that we are discussing a new proposal  in the General Assembly to provide needed stop-gap funding for Universities. The new plan, authored by my colleague Rep. Mike…


Friday, March 11, 2016
Local Lawmakers Renew Call for Compromise on Higher Ed, Immediate Return to Springfield

Normal, IL – At a press conference in Normal today, area Republican lawmakers emphatically reinforced their willingness to compromise on the issue of Higher Education funding.  Local Representatives and Senators…


Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Rep. Brady, House Republicans Urge Compromise, Responsible Solution to Higher Education Funding

On the heels of the Senate’s override of the Governor’s veto of Senate Bill 2043, House Republicans from across Illinois joined together to reiterate their willingness to compromise and arrive…


Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Dan’s Capitol View 2/23/16

Governor delivers budget options to General Assembly Governor Bruce Rauner addressed a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly last week, laying out his budget priorities and options to achieve…


Monday, February 22, 2016
Rep. Brady: A Real Funding Option for Higher Education is still on the Table

“On Friday, Governor Rauner rejected the so-called ‘funding’ bill for Map grants sent to him by the Democrat majority in the General Assembly. He vetoed it because it was a…