A jaunt through the 13th Ward reveals a political landscape long gone from the rest of Chicago.
In the district that’s been reelecting Mike Madigan every two years since 1970, some say they only ever see him on TV.
The Utah House of Representatives’ parody rap recalls last year’s terrible Republican attack ad, in which Illinois house speaker Mike Madigan “rapped.”
The former Naperville teacher campaigns as a “bridge builder” in Chicago’s richest and poorest neighborhoods.
Also, CPS alters plans to shut down three Englewood high schools over the summer.
The Illinois gubernatorial candidate talks about the arc of progressive politics and what’s required to bring change to the state capitol.
Also, attorney general candidate Scott Drury believes Madigan thought he was wearing a wire during a meeting.
Also, Senator Dick Durbin is bringing a local medical student “Dreamer” to Trump’s State of the Union address.
Also, Chris Kennedy continues bold attack on Emanuel by mentioning Joe Berrios.
Also, a poll shows that Jesus “Chuy” Garcia has a massive lead in the congressional primary.
Also, Emanuel seems confident about the 2019 mayoral race.
Also, Obama returns to Chicago Tuesday for Emanuel climate change meeting.
Also, an Illinois Republican congressman calls on the GOP to “disown every aspect of” Roy Moore.
Also, catching up with Garry McCarthy.
Also, Michael Madigan delays the Illinois house vote to override Rauner’s veto of the budget package and income tax hike until Thursday.