State Rep. Jay Hoffman on the Workers’ Compensation landscape in Illinois

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Chicago Tribune political reporter Rick Pearson during a taping of Chicago Live! at the Chicago Theatre on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 (Joel Wintermantle / for the Chicago Tribune)

Rick speaks to Democratic state Rep. Jay Hoffman of Swansea in the Metro-East area. Hoffman is the sponsor of the Democratic version of bills to change workers’ compensation. He shares his rebuttal to changes being sought by insurers who appeared on the show last week.

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