Chicago’s new city council is taking shape. The city’s longest-serving alderman is linked to new bribery charges. And the Chicago area sees a fourth straight year in population loss.
Morning Shift breaks down the biggest local and state stories of the week in our Friday News Roundup with Jenn White.
GUESTS: A.D. Quig, politics reporter at The Daily Line
Dan Mihalopoulos, WBEZ politics reporter
LEARN MORE: New City Council takes shape as election board wraps up vote tallying in close elections in 5th, 33rd and 46th wards (Chicago Tribune 4/17/19)
Mell asks for partial recount in 33rd Ward race; Cappleman declares victory (Daily Line 3/18/19)
Census Bureau estimates Cook, Lake and DuPage counties lost thousands of residents (Daily Herald 4/18/19)