WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: April 6, 2018

Mick Dumke, reporter ProPublica Illinois; David Greising, longtime business journalist, CEO of the Better Government Association; and Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ criminal justice reporter
Mick Dumke, reporter ProPublica Illinois; David Greising, longtime business journalist, CEO of the Better Government Association; and Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ criminal justice reporter Summer Haris / WBEZ
Mick Dumke, reporter ProPublica Illinois; David Greising, longtime business journalist, CEO of the Better Government Association; and Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ criminal justice reporter
Mick Dumke, reporter ProPublica Illinois; David Greising, longtime business journalist, CEO of the Better Government Association; and Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ criminal justice reporter Summer Haris / WBEZ

WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: April 6, 2018

In our weekly news roundup, Morning Shift digs into some of the biggest local and state stories in education, crime and business. We’ll discuss the shooting of a University of Chicago student by a campus police officer, the village of Deerfield banning assault weapons, and how President Trump’s tariffs are affecting Chicagoland and the Midwest, as well as other big local stories. Morning Shift talks with WBEZ criminal justice reporter Shannon Heffernan, ProPublica Illinois reporter and columnist Mick Dumke, and longtime business reporter David Greising, who is now CEO of the Better Government Association.

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Mick Dumke, reporter ProPublica Illinois

David Greising, business journalist and CEO of the Better Government Association

Shannon Heffernan, WBEZ criminal justice reporter