Illinois Policy Institute: ‘It’s unprecedented in terms of how vulnerable he is and how vulnerable his power is’

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Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, looks out over floor during an extended session of the Illinois House of Representatives at the Bank of Springfield Center, Saturday, May 23, 2020, in Springfield, Ill. The Illinois House of Representatives is holding session at the Bank of Springfield Center instead of the Illinois State Capitol because it allows for safe social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP, Pool)

Illinois Policy Institute Vice President of Marketing Austen Berg joins John Williams to discuss House Speaker Michael Madigan’s current standing in the ComEd bribery scandal. Austin explains another reason gerrymandering may play into the well-being of Madigan’s position. And Austin also tells John about his own website,, which the House Speaker tried to depose him for.

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