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.net/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

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

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/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

Predicting the Future of Transportation in Chicago

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/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

In the Room Where It Happens: Cook County Democratic Slating

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/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

Who is Speaking to Dissatisfied Black Chicago?

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/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

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

Get to Know Our New Springfield Editor, Rae Hodge

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Ep-70-Meet-Rae_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The same week Springfield gets a budget, we get a new Springfield Editor. This week on The Aldercast, you’ll meet Rae Hodge, the latest addition to The