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Pat Brady

Kinzinger with media
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Twenty years ago, Adam Kinzinger was a college kid navigating the politics of the McLean County Board, pushing for fiscal discipline, evening meeting times, and merging the Bloomington Election Commission into the county clerk’s office.

Staff / WGLT

Yes, McLean County Democrats are energized headed into this year’s elections. But Republicans know how to win.