Coming soon: Kirk Dillard’s resignation

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Watch for state Sen. Kirk Dillard (R-Hinsdale) to tender his formal resignation from the Senate around Aug. 1 — so he can officially become the next chairman of the Regional Transportation Authority.

◆ To wit: Sneed is told that Dillard, who lost his GOP gubernatorial primary bid to Bruce Rauner, requested 30 days to tie up loose ends and clean out his office.

Scoopsville II . . .

Watch for DuPage County Republican Party Chairman Darlene Ruscitti to appoint former state Rep. Chris Nybo (R-Elmhurst) to Dillard’s Senate seat to serve out the remainder of the term. Over and out.

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