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Spotlight Politics: Burke ‘Thoroughly Corrupt,’ Feds Say

Clip: 04/21/2021 | 11m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

Federal prosecutors defended their decision to hit Ald. Ed Burke (14th Ward) with a 14-count corruption indictment in a court filing released Wednesday, saying Chicago’s longest-serving aldermen is “thoroughly corrupt and worthy of prosecution.” Our politics team weighs in on that story and more in this week’s roundtable.

Aired: 04/21/21

Rating: NR

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