The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 7/8/18
On this edition of The Sunday Spin:
Rick Pearson is joined by former State GOP chairman and founder of Next Generation Strategies, Pat Brady, to discuss the developing race for governor. Pat also discusses the on-going issue of the Quincy Veterans Home and the challenges it creates for the governor during this race; the mayoral candidates and their campaign strategies; and more.
Next, Rick talks with University of Illinois labor expert Professor Bob Bruno to get more in-depth information about the ramifications of the recent Supreme Court ruling involving public employee unions. Bob also makes a distinction between Public and Private Sector Unions, what is at stake for union members and the importance of having political leaders that support the working class.
Then, Rick speaks with former Chicago Police Superintendent and current Mayoral Candidate, Garry McCarthy, as he shares details about his candidacy and what his primary concerns are with the city that need to be corrected. Garry and Rick discuss the Anti-Violence protest and how government officials and police officers handled everything; what is needed in the West and South areas of the city to lead to overall improvement; and more.