The 21st Show

Roundtable: Illinois General Assembly Special Session

Illinois House of Representatives Gallery

Illinois House of Representatives Gallery Reginald Hardwick/Illinois Newsroom

Illinois lawmakers are returning to Springfield. Recently released US Census data means they must go back to the drawing board on new legislative maps. They could also take up a sweeping clean-energy proposal aimed at fighting climate change. We previewed the special session with a roundtable of reporters from the Chicago Sun-Times, Illinois Public Radio stations, and Inside Climate News


Rachel Hinton

Chief Political Reporter, Chicago Sun-Times 

Hannah Meisel

Statehouse editor, Illinois Public Radio

Dan Gearino

Clean energy reporter who covers the Midwest for Inside Climate News





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