Staying power: Michael Madigan’s record run as House Speaker comes to an end

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8eBr6hqZ2oU

As Illinois House Speaker for 36 of 38 years, Michael Madigan built a following of friends who were intensely loyal to him. Fifty years after he was elected as a state representative, a wing of mostly women in his own party blocked his bid for re-election.

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January 19, 2021 at 10:16AM

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