Will County Gazette: Welter questions Pritzker's relationship with recently indicted Madigan
State Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) is questioning Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s relationship with Mike Madigan following the former House Speaker’s recent indictment on corruption charges.
Madigan was indicted on March 2 on federal racketeering and bribery charges, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice. He was accused of using his position to increase his own political power while increasing wealth for himself and his political allies. The 22-count indictment includes charges of racketeering conspiracy, bribery, wire fraud, and attempted extortion.
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