Superintendents Speak Out On Budget Impasse; IDOT Patronage Hiring; History Of Black Music Class

April 27, 2017
Helen J. McCorkle Public School, which was closed in Chicago several years ago.
Flickr/Noah Vaughn/(CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

On the 21st: We talked with two school superintendents about why they could have trouble opening in the fall without a full state budget. Plus, we learned how top Democrats helped friends and relatives land jobs at the Illinois Department of Transportation, and discussed how local high school students are learning about the history of jazz.