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Connected to Chicago (12-23-2018) Special Guest-Susana Mendoza

Joining the show this week is Susana Mendoza. Mendoza is the Illinois Comptroller, and currently running for Mayor of Chicago. Bill and Susana discuss why she wants to become Mayor, Issues affecting the city such as ways to fix the pension crisis, public schools, the consent decree, and how she can make a positive change if elected.

In this week’s round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of The Daily Line,Greg Hinz of Crains, Lynn Sweet and Fran Spielman of the Chicago Sun-Times. The discussion opens up with an update on Alderman Ed Burke, and what’s to come from the recent F.B.I Raid on his office’s, Could David Krupa get on the ballot to become Alderman in the 13th ward? What’s to come if the Government shuts down? Lynn has an update from Washington D.C.

This week’s community spotlight segment is with John Dempsey. John discusses The Hatchery, the City of Chicago’s new 34 million dollar food business incubator on the West Side in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

Bill Cameron: ‘Can’t we get someone who’s not a billionaire to run for these offices?’

 

Big John and Bill Cameron, from Connected to Chicago, discuss the political theatre that’s shown during debates, specifically the one between Rauner and Pritzker, and how you will only hear what they truly stand for in a personal interview. Going into Bill’s thoughts on Peter Roskam, Bill Daley, Toni Preckwinkle, and other mayoral candidates.

 

Listen to Bill Cameron on Connected to Chicago, Sunday nights at 7 pm. This weeks guest, Gery Chico.

Bill Cameron: “I’ve seen a lot of debates, this one is the nastiest one I’ve ever seen”

Big John & Ramblin’ Ray are joined by Bill Cameron, host of Connected to Chicago to talk about the child-like nature of the first televised debate of this year’s race for Governor. After finding out what Rauner and Pritzker pay at the debate, John and Ray make sure to ask Bill what he pays for a loaf of bread and for his haircut.

Listen to Bill Cameron on Connected to Chicago, Sunday nights at 7 pm.