State rep primaries: who's the real progressive?

Interview with the Chicago Reader's Ben Joravsky on Chicago municipal lobbyists' strategies in the state legislature; holding candidates accountable post-election; and incumbents accusing challengers of betraying ideals that they themselves betray. Length 5.5 minutes standard, 27.6 minutes premium.

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Article: "South-side legislator joins the fight for community schools—right before the election" (Chicago Reader)

Article: "Has challenger Will Guzzardi made northwest-side state rep Toni Berrios more progressive?" (Chicago Reader)