How Can Illinois Ensure Stimulus Dollars for Minority-Owned Businesses?
Paul Cerpa- Executive director of the Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA). He also worked for IDOT in the past.
Professor Michael Pagano-Dean of UIC's College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
State Representative Lashawn Ford-Represents Illinois' 8th district and is working on a task force to address minority participation in state contracting and jobs.
The Illinois Department of Transportation declined our request to participate this morning.