New Year, New IL: Transition of Illinois Government

Date(s) - 02/11/19
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Quadrangle Club, University of Chicago

Hosted by
Institute of Politics

On January 14, J.B. Pritzker was sworn in as the 43rd Governor of Illinois, handing the Democratic Party full control of the state government. Now, with less friction between the governor’s office and the Illinois General Assembly, will the state be able to tackle its fiscal problems? What will the new administration do to address the challenges of our public education system? And how will Illinois’s relationship to the federal government change?

Join the IOP as we welcome a panel of Illinois experts to discuss the landscape, the challenges, and the opportunities of the Pritzker administration. Featuring:

This conversation will be moderated by Dave McKinney, state politics reporter for WBEZ.