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The race for the 48th district State Senate seat is in full swing. Republican candidate and Mayor of Decatur Mike McElroy says that he is fiscally responsible.

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McElroy says that his experience as Decatur Mayor will help him compromise in the State Senate.

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McElroy says that things will have to change with pensions in Springfield.

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McElroy says whoever wins this race will have a lot of work to do.

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McElroy says that he is fed up.

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McElroy has been serving as Mayor of Decatur since 2009. Prior to his election, McElroy served on the Decatur City Council for six years.

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