State Week: Illinois Democrats Choose New Party Chair

On this episode, we discuss Congresswoman Robin Kelly, who becomes the new Illinois Democratic Party Chair, replacing Michael Madigan. Gov. J.B. Pritzker supported her opponent and some view Kelly’s acsension as a defeat for the governor. Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger has been outspoken about his own party. It appears he’ll face a primary challenge. We discuss his political future. And Illinois continues to fall behind when it comes to its pension obligations. We discuss it all on State Week. Greg Hinz with Crain’s Chicago Business joins the panel.


via Podcast | NPR Illinois

March 5, 2021 at 01:38PM

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