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Mayor, Governor Wage a War of Words

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel waged a war of words this week. City Hall reporter Lauren Chooljian and State politics reporter Tony Arnold sat down to talk about what the latest in this public political feud means for Chicago and Illinois.

In addition to the latest chapter in Rahm vs. Rauner, Arnold and Chooljian also provide a primer on the recent scandal in the city’s Law Department and what’s next for Chicago Public School’s financial problems.

Tony Arnold covers Illinois politics for WBEZ. Follow him at @tonyjarnold. Lauren Chooljian covers Chicago politics for WBEZ. Follow her @laurenchooljian.

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