Connected to Chicago (08-19-2018) Special Guest- Ald. Ricardo Munoz

Joining the show this week is Alderman Ricardo Munoz. Munoz is an Alderman of the 22nd ward, and has recently announced his retirement after 25 years. Bill and Ald. Munoz discuss immigration reform, if President Trump should be impeached, The Mayoral election, The consent decree for police reform, and issues affecting the Latino community in Chicago.

In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Greg Hinz of Crain’s, Lynn Sweet and Fran Spielman of the Chicago Sun-Times, and Heather Cherone, editor of The Daily Line. The discussion opens up with The Governor’s Race and how Governor Rauner and J.B. Pritzker are handling it.The discussion turns to the Mayoral race and if Chicago has become a tale of two cities. The group gives their take on the Omarosa/Trump tapes, and discusses the upcoming 50th anniversary of the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

This week’s Community Spotlight is with John Dempsey, and is on the new food court at Midway Airport.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined the Chicago Department of Aviation, airport partners and community leaders today to open a new food hall offerings featuring nine new dining and retail choices at Midway International Airport. More than 1,000 Chicago residents have already been hired for concessions jobs as part of the redevelopment that will bring a total of more than 70 new food and retail brands to the airport by 2020.