What is next for Mike Madigan?

Anna Davlantes

Illinois Speaker of the House Mike Madigan, D-Chicago, watches the proceedings from the Speaker’s platform during the spring legislative session at the Bank of Springfield Center Friday, May 22, 2020. The Illinois House of Representatives is conducting their session at the Bank of Springfield Center in Springfield, Ill., instead of in their chamber in the Illinois Capitol building because it affords more space for to practice social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Ted Schurter/The State Journal-Register via AP, Pool)

Austin Berg, Vice President of Marketing, Illinois Policy Institute, joins guest host John Williams to talk about Mike Madigan’s future now that he’s been replaced by Rep. Chris Welch as the Illinois Speaker of the House. We also hear from WCIA-TV’s Capitol Bureau Chief Mark Maxwell, who chats with WGN News Director Ryan Burrow and Chicago’s Afternoon News host Steve Bertrand about Madigan’s fall and the General Assembly passing a sweeping police reform bill.

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