A.D. Quig

A.D. Quig

A.D. Quig is a 2012 graduate of Indiana University's School of Journalism, with a focus on political science and radio. She's been a reporter/producer at WSBT in her home town of South Bend, Indiana; NPR's daily call-in current events show, Talk of the Nation; the national politics podcast Ken Rudin's Political Junkie; and at the Chicago radio startup, Rivet. She's been with TDL since the start of the 2015 elections.

Articles by A.D.:

Another Kick the Can Budget for Chicago?

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Episode-78-Chi-Budget-Preview-Panel_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week on The Daily Line’s Aldercast, Publisher Mike Fourcher sits down with three City Hall insiders to talk about what’s coming down the pike with Mayor Rahm

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Chicago’s Anti-Gentrification Pilot, Boykin’s Pass on Board Prez Run, and GOP Abortion Bill Furor

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Episode-77-Boykin-ARO-HB40_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week on The Daily Line’s Aldercast, we go back to our original format to bring you three of the week’s big stories. Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a

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Predicting the Future of Transportation in Chicago

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Episode-76-Transpo-Event_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOn this week’s Aldercast from The Daily Line, we’re going futuristic. Our publisher, Mike Fourcher, joined transportation experts from different realms–rideshare, parking, planning, and business–to get their takes

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In the Room Where It Happens: Cook County Democratic Slating

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Episode-74-slating-extravaganza_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week on The Daily Line’s Aldercast, we recap a time-honored and quintessentially Chicago tradition: Cook County Democratic Party slating. That is when all of Cook County’s committeemen get together

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Who is Speaking to Dissatisfied Black Chicago?

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Episode-73-Sleet-Brown_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOn this week’s Aldercast, The Daily Line publisher Mike Fourcher sits down with two of our favorite sources on black politics in Chicago: Brian Sleet, a principal at

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Preckwinkle Announces 300 Layoffs, 600 Position Eliminations, More to Come from Sheriff, Chief Judge

On Friday afternoon, Board President Toni Preckwinkle issued a press release announcing 300 layoff notices were issued “to address an approximately $68 million gap in our FY2017 that is directly related to the Illinois Retail Merchants Association’s (IRMA) lawsuit and Temporary Restraining Order that prohibits us from collecting the Sweetened Beverage Tax

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