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The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 9/23/18

On this edition of The Sunday Spin:

Rick Pearson is joined by mayoral candidate, Gery Chico, as he shares insight about his campaign. Gery discusses the effects of school closures in the city, the proposed police academy and the rate of crime in the city, and much more. 123 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Former Blagojevich Chief of Staff Bradley Tusk on his latest book "The Fixer"

Rick Pearson talks with Former Blagojevich Chief of Staff Bradley Tusk on his autobiography “The Fixer.” Bradley shares some of the highlights in his book ranging from criticisms to specific stories; life after leading campaigns; and the culture of start-ups. 19 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

EDITORIAL: Iowa State is corrupt, should be shut down immediately

Iowa State University fucking sucks. 

If you don’t read the rest of this editorial, at least take that much away from it. Ames somehow makes Cedar Falls feel lively and culturally relevant by comparison, and every Cyclone fan on earth has a persecution complex that only the 5’3″ guy who went to your high school and grew up to become a cop can attempt to match. 461 more words

Local News

Could Lefties Ever Support Their Own Trump?

It’s hard to imagine a left-wing version of Trump. And for Trump’s detractors, it’s even more difficult to imagine lefties ever compromising their values the way conservatives have to support Trump. 546 more words

Not-so-awesome People

CN June 28 2018

Pat Quinn has a lot of work to do. He needs more than 50,000 iron-clad, valid signatures from certified Chicagoans before August 6, which he says will allow him to invoke the law which puts his petition question on the November ballot in Chicago. 1,439 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

The Mincing Rascals 06.14.18: Chicago Mayor term limit, pardoning Blagojevich, a White House Hollywood message to North Korea

The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio and Eric Zorn of the Chicago Tribune. They discuss the former governor Pat Quinn’s petition to limit the mayoral term to two in Chicago. 129 more words

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