WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: Feb. 19, 2021

Governor Pritzker lays out his 2022 budget plan. Michael Madigan resigns from the Illinois House. Plus, Chicago expands indoor dining.

Former Speaker Mike Madigan Resigns From Illinois House
Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, walks out of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's office during veto session at the Illinois State Capitol Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Springfield, Ill. Seth Perlman/AP Photo / Associated Press
Former Speaker Mike Madigan Resigns From Illinois House
Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, walks out of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's office during veto session at the Illinois State Capitol Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Springfield, Ill. Seth Perlman/AP Photo / Associated Press

WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: Feb. 19, 2021

Governor Pritzker lays out his 2022 budget plan. Michael Madigan resigns from the Illinois House. Plus, Chicago expands indoor dining.

Governor JB Pritzker lays out his budget plan and promises no tax hikes. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is in hot water with the city’s inspector general. Plus, a political career spanning half a century is cut short by the fallout from a federal bribery scandal.

Reset breaks down the week’s top stories in our Friday News Roundup with host Sasha-Ann Simons.

GUESTS: Heather Cherone, Chicago politics reporter at WTTWDave McKinney, WBEZ state politics reporter