Connected To Chicago with Bill Cameron

Sundays

7 - 8pm

Recent Podcasts

1/22/2017 – Connected To Chicago

1/22/2017 – Connected To Chicago

With the inauguration of President Donald Trump, ​Tom Tresser joins Bill Cameron to predict how a Rahm Chicago will operate under a Trump America. Tresser has been doing civic engagement and grassroots democracy efforts for over 40 years and has recently published a new book, “Chicago Is Not Broke.

1/15/2017 – Connected To Chicago

1/15/2017 – Connected To Chicago

Take on the ​U.S. Attorney General, Loretta Lynch press conference and the investigation about the City of Chicago’s Police Department and their handling of arrests, which Lynch described as have involved excessive force.

1/1/2017 – Connected To Chicago

1/1/2017 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron plays his audio collection from his years covering Mayor Richard J. Daley. December 20th marked 40 years since the former mayor’s death.

12/25/2016 – Connected To Chicago

12/25/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron interviews Susana A. Mendoza, the Democrat who defeated Leslie Munger for Illinois Comptroller. Other guests include Ray Long, Greg Hinz, Lynn Sweet, J.B. Pritzker, and Sean Freed.

11/27/2016 – Connected To Chicago

11/27/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron reflects on the former mayor’s career 29 years after his passing. Jennifer Keiper looks at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the first of the Auto Show Season.

11/20/2016 – Connected To Chicago

11/20/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Christine Radogno, Republican of the Illinois Senate 41st Legislative District, joins Bill Cameron. Bill is also joined by Lynn Sweet from the Sun-Times, Ray Long of The Chicago Tribune, and Greg Hinz of Crain’s.

11/06/2016 – Connected To Chicago

11/06/2016 – Connected To Chicago

The Chicago Cub finally have a World Series win and Bill Cameron looks at the reception of the win by public officials including President and Sox fan, Barack Obama, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel, and Governor Rauner.

10/30/2016 – Connected To Chicago

10/30/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron looks at statements made by Chicago Alderman Milly Santiago about not receiving Cubs world Series tickets at face value. He then interviews Inspector General Joe Ferguson.

10/16/2016 – Connected To Chicago

10/16/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron speaks with Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. They discuss taxes and issues surrounding Cook County including her thoughts on the proposed new tax on soft drinks.

10/09/2016 – Connected To Chicago

10/09/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron opens this week with compelling audio from Scott Cross as he testified to a state Senate committee regarding ending the statute of limitations for sexual abuse crimes against children.

10/02/2016 – Connected To Chicago

10/02/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron interviews Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner. Bill askes him how he is liking the job so far, and what he thinks of the Chicago Teachers’ Union announcing a strike date.

09/25/2016 – Connected To Chicago

09/25/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron interviews George Sheldon, the director of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. Sheldon discusses the past directors of the department and his current staff.

09/11/2016 – Connected To Chicago

09/11/2016 – Connected To Chicago

Bill Cameron interviews Senator Dick Durbin. He gives his take on Trump’s popularity, who he thinks will run for Illinois governor in 2 years, the ethics of for-profit higher education, and does he thing we need to change Obamacare?