corruption

The Ten Most Corrupt Illinois Politicians of All Time [LIST]
I suppose if you're going to make a list of corrupt politicians, Illinois is a good place to start. After all, four of our past nine governors have ended up in prison. In fact, it became a stump speech joke for Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner. He told the story of gathering the family around the ta…
What Does Corruption In Illinois Cost You?
It's a cliche because it's true: Illinois is one of the most corrupt state in the country. With two of the last three Governors spending time behind bars it's not tough to figure out. And it's not as if voter are unaware. Fully 89 percent of Illinoisans believe corrupti…
State Rep. Derrick Smith Found Guilty Of Corruption
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
A state lawmaker has been found guilty of accepting bribes.
Jurors only needed four hours of deliberations to agree that Democrat State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) was guilty of asking a day care business for $7,000 in return for a letter supporting their appl…