Influential Republican politician who served as Leader from the Illinois Senate from 1993 to 2003. He was also an associate from the Illinois Home of Staff from 1966 to 1975. He was an area sales supervisor for Pepperidge Plantation for thirty-eight years pursuing his service in america Sea Corps. He was and only reducing the charges for possessing unlawful firearms to a misdemeanor and applying the loss of life penalty to all or any convicted murderers. He and his wife Nancy became parents to four kids. He and Everett Dirksen both offered in the Illinois Home of Representatives.