Illinois Comptroller Hynes Prepares for Opening Night at the DNC

August 25, 2008

(AP Photo/Spencer Green)
Comptroller Dan Hynes joins Illinois politicans speaking tonight during the opening remarks of the Democratic National Convention in Denver. Illinois politicians on the roster—including Hynes, attorney general Lisa Madigan and state treasurer Alexis Giannoulis—will reflect on presumptive Democratic nominee Barack Obama's life story and their personal connections with the candidate. Justin Kaufmann caught up with Hynes earlier today to learn how he's preparing for tonight.