Severin Announces State Representative Run

Benton – Longtime Benton Business owner and School Board President Dave Severin is announcing his intentions to run against state Representative John Bradley in Illinois’ 117th district. Severin made his announcement on Tuesday, saying that he has a lot of ground to make up on the campaign trail, but also that he has the drive to do so. Severin is running as a republican opponent to Bradley, a democrat who has held the seat since 2003.