Illinois Senator and gubernatorial hopeful Kirk Dillard (R- Hinsdale) is promising to undertake one of the most aggressive job creation efforts ever attempted by a governor in the state if he succeeds in his election bid next year.
"I'm going to arm wrestle for every job I can get for our side of the river," Dillard said during an interview here last week.
Dillard also had exceptionally high praise for well-known Edwardsville businessman Robert Plummer, with whom Dillard said he had visited with only a couple of days earlier. Plummer is owner and president of R.P. Lumber Company.
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