Black Caucus puts Welch forth as speaker candidate

Madigan 'has no plans to support another candidate'

Jerry Nowicki | Capitol News Illinois
Posted 1/12/21

SPRINGFIELD – One day after state House Speaker Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, announced a suspension – but not a withdrawal – of his campaign for another term as speaker, a state representative who has been accused of being a staunch Madigan protector has launched a bid for the post.

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