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.
McElroy says that his experience as Decatur Mayor will help him compromise in the State Senate.
McElroy says that things will have to change with pensions in Springfield.
McElroy says whoever wins this race will have a lot of work to do.
McElroy says that he is fed up.
McElroy has been serving as Mayor of Decatur since 2009. Prior to his election, McElroy served on the Decatur City Council for six years.