The 21st Show

State Of The State: Ethics At The Capitol


The Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Reginald Hardwick/Illinois Newsroom

As we preview Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker's State of the State address, we discuss one of the backdrops: ongoing ethics investigations into politicians and lobbyists in Illinois.

Just this week, former State Senator Martin Sandoval has pleaded guilty to charges of bribery and tax evasion in connection with his support of the Red-Light Camera industry.

Tony Arnold with WBEZ public radio in Chicago joins us.

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