The 21st Show

Politics News Roundup - March 29, 2024


It's time for our weekly politics roundtable.

A man is accused of stabbing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and killing her 11-year old son, just one day after being released from custody. The leader of the Illinois Prisoner Review Board that voted to allow his release has resigned from his post, alongside another board member.

We'll also cover the budget deal in Washington, followed by Republican Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia filing a motion to oust the current House Speaker Mike Johnson from his post.


Jeremy Gorner

Reporter, Chicago Tribune

Linda Kenyon

Illinois Public Media Washington Reporter