Connected To Chicago with Bill Cameron

Sundays

7 - 8pm

Recent Podcasts

Connected to Chicago (05-27-2018)

Connected to Chicago (05-27-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down with Lori Lightfoot. Lightfoot used to be President of the police board and is currently an attorney,investigator, and risk manager. Lightfoot comments on why she is running for Mayor of Chicago, Issues affecting the City, and how she can make a positive change. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron…

Connected to Chicago (05-20-2018)

Connected to Chicago (05-20-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down with Paul Vallas. Paul is the former CEO of Chicago Public Schools. Bill and Paul discuss the current issues affecting the City of Chicago, The upcoming election, and why he is running for Mayor. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune,…

Connected to Chicago (05-13-2018)

Connected to Chicago (05-13-2018)

Bill sits down with Peter Nolan. Peter is the author of “News Stories”. Bill and Peter discuss the book, Current Chicago politics and events, and also remember some of the most historically important news stories that have happened, which they both have covered in the news throughout the past. In this week’s round table segment,…

Connected to Chicago (05-06-2018)

Connected to Chicago (05-06-2018)

Bill sits down with Sean Casten. Casten is running for congress in the upcoming election against Peter Roskam to represent the 6th district of Illinois. Casten explains why he wants to be a congressman, and if there is a blue wave coming because of President Trump. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is…

Connected to Chicago (04-29-2018)

Connected to Chicago (04-29-2018)

Bill sits down with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The Mayor comments include how Chicago is leading the way for corporate relocation, pension reform, and the “MeToo” movement. Mayor Rahm Emanuel also comments on his goals of building a bright future for the City of Chicago. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by…

Connected to Chicago (04-22-2018)

Connected to Chicago (04-22-2018)

Former Mayor of Chicago Richard M Daley is celebrating his 76th birthday on April 24th. Bill pays tribute with a retrospective of Daley’s most memorable moments. In this week’s round table segment, we continue with part two of former Mayor Richard M Daley’s greatest hits. Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago…

Connected to Chicago (04-15-2018)

Connected to Chicago (04-15-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down with mayoral candidate Troy LaRaviere. Troy explains how he is an award winning former CPS principal, and if elected mayor can transform Chicago Public Schools for the better. Bill and Troy also discuss the current issues of the day. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray…

Connected to Chicago (04-08-2018)

Connected to Chicago (04-08-2018)

Congressman Brad Schneider joins the show to discuss a variety of topics. Bill and Congressman Schneider discuss how President Trump’s tariffs affect the 10th district, and a possible solution to DACA. Deerfield recently passed an assault weapons ban, and Congressman Schneider inquires into the topic on Gun Laws and reform. In this week’s round table…

Connected to Chicago (04-01-2018)

Connected to Chicago (04-01-2018)

Former Independent alderman and author of the new book “The Good Fight: Life Lessons from a Chicago progressive” Dick Simpson joins the show to discuss the primary elections. Bill and Dick inquire into the discussion which include the effects of Joe Berrios being defeated, Chuy Garcia’s campaign and victory, the alderman elections, and Dick’s new…

Connected to Chicago (03-25-2018)

Connected to Chicago (03-25-2018)

Connected to Chicago with Bill Cameron guest former Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department Garry McCarthy joins the show to discuss the upcoming mayoral election, and how he could defeat Rahm Emanuel. McCarthy discusses topics including ways to cut down on crime, Improving CPS, and Pension Reform. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron…

Connected to Chicago (03-18-2018)

Connected to Chicago (03-18-2018)

Host Bill Cameron sits down with Democratic candidate for Governor Chris Kennedy. Kennedy explains how too many young people are leaving Illinois, ethical and tax reform, and his his plans to fix Illinois finances if elected. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz…

Connected to Chicago (03-11-2018)

Connected to Chicago (03-11-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down with State Senator Daniel Biss, who is running for Governor of Illinois. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by John Byrne of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz of Crain’s, and Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times. This week’s community spotlight segment with Nick Gale focuses on Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s recent announcement of her office’s list of Top 10 consumer complaints for 2017.

Connected to Chicago (03-04-2018)

Connected to Chicago (03-04-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down this week with Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department, Eddie Johnson. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Fran Spielman of the Chicago Sun Times and Hal Dardick of the Chicago Tribune. This week’s community spotlight segment with John Dempsey focuses on Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CTA President Dorval R. Carter, Jr.

Connected to Chicago (02-25-2018)

Connected to Chicago (02-25-2018)

Bill Cameron talks with Representative Daniel Lipinski. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Greg Hinz of Crain’s, and Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times. This week’s community spotlight segment with Jennifer Keiper focuses on the increase in romance scams.

Connected to Chicago (02-18-2018)

Connected to Chicago (02-18-2018)

John Dempsey fills in for Bill Cameron during this week’s Connected to Chicago. John Dempsey sits down with Cardinal Blase Cupich. In this week’s round table segment, John Dempsey is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz of Crain’s, and Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times. This week’s community spotlight segment with Jennifer Keiper, discusses the shooting death of Chicago Police Commander Paul Bauer, in downtown Chicago, on Tuesday.

Connected to Chicago (02-11-2018)

Connected to Chicago (02-11-2018)

John Dempsey sits down with former CEO of Chicago Public Schools, Paul Vallas, who is considering running for Mayor of Chicago. In this week’s round table segment, John Dempsey is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz of Crain’s, Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times, and Mary Ann Ahern, of NBC 5. This week’s community spotlight segment with Jennifer Keiper is about the Chicago Auto Show and what attendees can look forward to this year.

Connected to Chicago (2-4-2018)

Connected to Chicago (2-4-2018)

Bill Cameron sits down with former Governor, and current candidate for Attorney General, Pat Quinn. In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz of Crain’s, and Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times. This week’s community spotlight segment with John Dempsey is on the extension of the CTA Red line south to 130th street.