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IL Informed

15 EpisodesProduced by State MattersWebsite

Poet, activist and researcher Glenance Green and former state legislator/gubernatorial candidate Daniel Biss, come together to talk Illinois politics, government and how the heck it all works (or doesn’t) in Springfield. From the games that are played just to let bills see the light of day, to the w… read more

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Episode 5 - We’ve mentioned them a few times: lobbyists. Crusaders for justice or guns for hire? Or both! We talk about what they do, how they do it, and what their impact is on the political process. And then we take a little detour to 2011/2012 and a funny little story called “buttongate.” Prepare yourself. It’s bananas. 

Join us for a live show on April 29th at Lagunitas! 


Hosts: Glenance Green and Daniel Biss
Producer: Kacie Smith
Audio Engineer and Editor: AJ Olstad, Noisefloor
Additional Compositions: Alexander Babbitt
Asst. Producer: Jessica Maynard
Asst. to the Producer: Matt Norris
Theme Music: Ayanna Woods
Graphic Design: Judith Mayer
Marketing and Social Media: Amber Crossen and Lizzie Turner
Photographer: Topher Alexander

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