New Simon-Edgar Award Will Go To Top Illinois ‘Statesman’

Jim Edgar
Jim Edgar

New Simon-Edgar Award Will Go To Top Illinois ‘Statesman’

In a time of sharp political divides at the state and national levels, the Paul Simon-Jim Edgar Prairie State Statesmanship Award will go to leaders who show “unusual vision, courage, compassion, civility, effectiveness and bipartisanship in their work for their communities.”

GUESTS: John Shaw, director of Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University

Jim Edgar, former Illinois governor