Joseph Baar Topinka, son of former Illinois politician Judy Baar Topinka, is working to keep his mother’s legacy alive

Bob Sirott

In this July 25, 2013, file photo, the late Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka speaks at a news conference in Chicago. (AP Photo/Scott Eisen, File)

The son of former Illinois politician Judy Baar Topinka, Joseph Baar Topinka, joined Bob Sirott to talk about how Joseph is working to keep his mother’s legacy alive. You can buy Joseph’s book here.

Back in 2004 Bob Sirott and Marianne Murciano visited Judy Baar Topinka’s home as part of WTTW Chicago Tonight’s: At home with series. You can watch it here.

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