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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 10/8/17

On this edition of The Sunday Spin:

Rick is joined on the phone by Doug House. Doug is the president of the Illinois Democratic County Chairmen’s Association and Chairman of the Rock Island County Democrats. 142 more words

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Chicago Urban League Launches First Podcast Tackling Issues of “CULture, Race & Equity”

“CULture, Race & Equity – A Seat at the Table” is a ten-part series featuring conversations with community stakeholders, advocates and policy experts providing actionable solutions to some of Black America’s most pressing issues. 426 more words

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Cook County Commissioner Bridget Gainer Speaks On Pop Tax, Cook County's Land Bank Program, and Off The Sidelines Chicago

For our last guest,  Rick is  joined by Cook County Commissioner Bridget Gainer. The two talk about the fate of the so-called pop tax, which she opposes. 44 more words

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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 10/01/17

On this edition of The Sunday Spin:

General Manager of Cafe Bionda, Tony Britos, joins the show. Tony talks about the history of Cafe Bionda, their new Bears Tailgate Brunch, and more. 204 more words

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The Sunday Spin: Poltiics with Rick Pearson Full Show 9/24/17

On this week’s edition of The Sunday Spin:

Mike Gelatka, the past president of Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Association and Ivan Fernandez, Executive Director of the IGMOA, joined the show. 136 more words

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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 9/17/17- Terry Cosgrove, Todd Maisch, and Sam Toia

On this edition of The Sunday Spin:

Terry Cosgrove, president and CEO of Personal PAC, stops by to talk about the controversy over legislation that would expand taxpayer subsidized abortions under state employee health insurance and Medicaid–a bill the governor has said he would veto after initially supporting its goals as a candidate. 93 more words

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The Latest: Judge weighs whether to halt immigration rules

CHICAGO — The Latest on legal battle between Trump administration and Chicago over so-called sanctuary cities (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Attorneys for Chicago are asking a federal judge to stop President Donald Trump’s administration from withholding public safety grants from cities and counties that provide sanctuary to immigrants in the country illegally.

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