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Pritzker DNC

Flanked by other elected officials and representatives from the Democratic National Committee, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker speaks during a news conference to advocate for the DNC to choose Chicago for its 2024 convention, Tuesday morning, July 26, 2022, in Chicago.

Ashlee Rezin

WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap: Aug. 5, 2022

High-profile resignations are causing turmoil in the office of Cook County State’s Attorney’s Kim Foxx. Meanwhile, the Illinois Democratic Party gets a new leader. Plus, retiring South Side Congressman Bobby Rush seeks a pardon from the president.

Reset goes behind the headlines with a panel of journalists on the Weekly News Recap.

GUESTS: Alex Nitkin, editor and city hall reporter for The Daily Line

Dave McKinney, WBEZ state politics reporter

Christian Farr, NBC 5 Chicago reporter

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