The Daily Line’s Aldercast: Democratic Party of Illinois’ Christian Mitchell talks Pritzker’s big money, Madigan, and statewide outreach

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/2018-10-12-Aldercast-Christian-Mitchell-mono.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIllinois Democrats say they are confident they will ride a “Blue Wave” to victory Nov. 6th, and recent poll numbers have bolstered that confidence — Democrat JB Pritzker

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Lawyer for Granton, LaPorta details how city can avoid future massive police misconduct payouts

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Ep-84-Romanucci_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOn this episode of The Daily Line’s Aldercast, attorney Antonio Romanucci, a principal and partner at Romanucci & Blandin, details the police misconduct cases he has brought against

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Pollsters Demystify the Biz, Share What Went Wrong in 2016

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Pollster-Pod-2_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS A certain group of 2016 political junkies might have one lasting image of Election Day — the New York Times needle’s shift from blue to deep red

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The Truth About Chicago Population Loss

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Ep-82-Paral_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week’s episode of The Aldercast is about exodus – one of the defining political issues in upcoming elections in 2018 and 2019. Chicago, Cook County and Illinois are

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Political Veteran Victor Reyes Plots a Path to Rahm’s Victory

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Reyes-Mixdown_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhile Chicago might be more than 250 days out from municipal elections, there are already close to a dozen mayoral candidates, more than 50 aldermanic challengers, major defining issues

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Fritz Kaegi on the Great Urgency of Reforming Cook County’s Property Tax System

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Kaegi-Pod-Mix_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOne year ago, Fritz Kaegi was a political unknown who struck out to defeat one of the most powerful men in Cook County – Assessor Joe Berrios. Bolstered

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What to Expect from the Veto Session in Springfield

http://media.blubrry.com/aldercast/p/thedailyline.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Episode-79-Veto-Sesh_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThis week on The Daily Line’s Aldercast, publisher Mike Fourcher joins a panel of Springfield lobbyists to break down what might happen during next week’s veto session at

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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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