Breaking down Illinois busy legislative election season with Rep. David McSweeney

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Republican state Rep. David McSweeney of Barrington Hills joins Rick on the phone this morning. We’ll get his take on this busy legislative election season as Republicans try to erode the Democratic super majorities in the General Assembly.

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