This week on The Sunday Spin for October 9th, 2016:
Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel joins the Sunday Spin this morning to discuss the Fight Crime: Invest in Kids initiative. He’ll also talk about the time he spent last month at the U.S Capitol where he met with other lawmakers to discuss the importance of early childhood education and crime prevention.
Then, the conversation continues as Rick speaks to Michael Gelatka, the president of the Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Association. They’ll discuss how video gaming in Chicago could help the city’s revenue problems and more.
After that, Illinois Film Office Director Christine Dudley stops by the studio to talk about all the TV and movie productions that are taking place in Chicago and Illinois. She also talks about how the Illinois Film Services Tax Credit has helped the state’s revenue, how the Illinois Film Office attracts new & exciting productions to Chicago and more.
*Rick Pearson is a political reporter for the Chicago Tribune and host of The Sunday Spin on WGN Radio-AM 720. The Sunday Spin broadcasts each and every Sunday morning from 7 AM-9 AM CST.*