Heather Cherone, Chicago City Hall reporter and Managing Editor of The Daily Line, joins Justin on Extension 720 to discuss the week in politics including the busy day in Springfield. Heather talks about Mayor Lori Lightfoot meeting with Illinois lawmakers, the latest on a deal for a Chicago casino, the chances we see an increase in property taxes, Governor Pritzker’s pension consolidation bill and Mayor Lori Lightfoot accusing Uber of trying to pay black ministers $54 million to defeat her ride-share tax hike plan.
This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers. Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.