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Senator Bill Brady (R) of Illinois is running for governor, and unfortunately is leading in the polls by 9 points or more.

Senator Brady is a complete threat to the women of the state. Whether it's opposing abortion in cases of rape and incest, equal pay laws for men and women, or voting against insurance coverage of mammograms and strengthening our domestic violence laws, Senator Brady's ideas about women are straight out of 1910.

Brady expressed that once/if he takes office, he will work to constitutionally ban not only same-sex marriage, but also any form of partnership recognition for gays, including inheritance. He is so anti-gay that the day after winning the Illinois’ primary, he wrote legislation that would make it legal again in the state to discriminate against gays in employment and housing if you’re morally opposed.

This is just SOME of what Bill Brady has done... it doesn’t stop there. From opposing a ban on assault weapons, IDs for gun owners and requirements that guns be stored safely, to expressing opposition to the family leave act for pregnant women and claiming that equal pay for women is simply part of government "intrusion that is not productive", Senator Brady CANNOT win these upcoming elections.

Please watch the video below to see more of what Bill Brady has done. Make sure to share this information and video with your friends and family of Illinois. Brady is too radical for Utah or Texas, let alone Illinois.

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Originally posted to Jeremimi on Wed Aug 18, 2010 at 08:55 PM PDT.

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