Monthly Archives: November 2011

CN November 17, 2011

Forrest Claypool, President of the CTA, is our solo guest on this week’s program. Claypool inherited a quarter-billion dollar budget deficit when he took the job, and the budget he just got passed is still technically over a hundred million … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Newsroom past shows | Leave a comment

CN November 10, 2011

Toni Preckwinkle, President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners, is our sole guest this week. We try to unpack the Cook County budget process in a half-hour conversation that goes a little beyond the daily headlines (will jurors have … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Newsroom past shows | Leave a comment

CN November 3, 2011

There’s revolution in the air, and it’s not just Occupy Chicago. Now 28 aldermen have actually sent a letter to the Mayor saying that they aren’t completely pleased with the budget proposals and they demand — well, a meeting, and … Continue reading

Advertisement

Posted in Chicago Newsroom past shows | Leave a comment