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The life and legacy of Judy Baar Topinka

State Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka passed away early this morning after suffering a stroke. She was 70 years old. Today on the show, we talk about her legacy and her role in mentoring and ushering in a new generation of women involved in Illinois politics. Joining us to discuss her life and legacy are Madeleine Doubek, Chief Operating Officer at Reboot Illinois, Former Speaker of the House Lee Daniels, author and lecturer Rebecca Sive, Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza, and Chicago Tribune Columnist Eric Zorn.

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