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WBEZ’s Illinois and Chicago News Roundup: July 26, 2019


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The Chicago City Council voted unanimously to pass two key workplace and ethics initiatives. Mayor Lori Lightfoot went head-to-head with the Fraternal Order of Police. Plus, Gov. JB Pritzker signed a pair of bills aimed at protecting Illinois’ undocumented youth.

Morning Shift breaks down the biggest local news stories of the week in our Friday News Roundup with host Jenn White.

GUESTS: Dan Mihalopoulos, WBEZ politics reporter

Amanda Vinicky, statehouse reporter for WTTW

Mick Dumke, reporter and columnist ProPublica Illinois

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