Gov. JB Pritzker issued his strongest rebuke to date against House Speaker Mike Madigan on Thursday, one day after a new federal indictment became public.

The political pressure facing House Speaker Mike Madigan reached new levels on Thursday, when Gov. JB Pritzker called for him to resign unless he answers lingering questions, and enough House Democrats said they would vote against him to imperil his grip on the speakership.

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