Ousted Metra chief hits Madigan’s ‘moral character flaw’

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Ousted Metra CEO Alex Clifford does not believe Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan broke any laws with his alleged patronage requests, but he questioned the speaker’s character.

“This was certainly an unethical and a moral character flaw,” Clifford said today.

Clifford made the comment this morning at a Regional Transportation Authority meeting, where he discussed Madigan’s alleged meddling.

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