On this edition of The Sunday Spin for 6/25/17:
State Sen. Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) joined the show. The senator has been involved on the GOP side over efforts to rewrite the state’s school-aid funding formula as part of a budget agreement. During this interview, Barickman will share his thoughts about funding inequities and the Chicago Public Schools.
Then, state Rep. Lou Lang (D-Skokie) chimed in to tell us about the latest in the special session called by the governor to deal with the state’s budget impasse.
After that, Rick will talk about the special session with state Sen. Bill Brady (R-Bloomington). Listen in as Brady shares his take on where things are headed in Springfield.
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