The Chicago Way w/John Kass (06/12/17): Chris Kennedy almost runs down Kasso on a bike, talks about running against the Democratic machine, and more…

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Chicago businessman Chris Kennedy, poses for a portrait in his office Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, in Chicago. Kennedy, the son of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy Jr., says he will run for Illinois governor in 2018. His bid brings the instant name recognition of his family’s political legacy to what will likely be a sharply contested race to unseat Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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The Chicago Way w/John Kass – Ep 64 (06/12/17): This week John Kass and Jeff Carlin are joined by Chicago Tribune editorial board member Kristen McQueary and candidate for governor of Illinois Chris Kennedy to talk about the problems plaguing the Land of Lincoln, specifically the system of property tax assessments in Cook County that Kennedy feels works much like an organized crime syndicate. Kennedy also talks about the pressure to drop out he’s faced from Democrats and allow J.B. Pritzker a clear path to the general the election, bypassing the vetting process. Kasso and Carlin also talk about how some in the media are being fed information on the Russian election tampering probe to distract and obstruct President Trump’s legislative agenda.

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