Professor Simpson quoted on local election

Dick Simpson, professor, in the Department of Political Science and former Chicago alderman, frequently appears as a featured expert in news stories covering state and city government, politics, and corruption.

As an expert on Illinois politics, Professor Dick Simpson was recently interviewed in video reports covering local elections. The Washington Examiner interviewed Simpson in video reports covering the Republican primary race for governor of Illinois and labor union support for Gov. Pat Quinn in the Democratic primary.

Progress Illinois quotes Simpson on the Illinois state representative primary race (39th district) between incumbent State Rep. Maria "Toni" Berrios and community organizer and formerHuffington Post reporter Will Guzzardi.  Read the article here.