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Illinois House Speaker Welch on First Year

Clip: 01/11/2022 | 8m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

This week marks one year since Emanuel "Chris" Welch replaced Michael Madigan as Illinois' House speaker. Welch's historic win followed Madigan's decades-long hold on political power in the Illinois House.

Aired: 01/11/22

Rating: NR

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