IL Rep Blaine Wilhour: ‘None of the Democratic politicians are saying anything’ about Mike Madigan

Illinois Policy: Madigan had a heavy hand in filling state jobs for Pritzker

The Annie Frey Show
July 20, 2020 - 11:12 am

Long time Illinois Speaker of the House Mike Madigan has a "clout list" of individuals he's partial to.

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker, who said Madigan should resign if recent corruption allegations are true, has chosen 35 people from Madigan's "clout list" for state jobs.  

State Representative Blaine Wilhour said the big money special interest and the influence-peddling is why things aren’t being done for the average, everyday worker.

The Democratic politicians, none that are in the Metro East, have said a word on the allegations against Mike Madigan.

“They’re supposed to be representing the people and they’re representing the system,” Wilhour said.

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