Political Commentator and Radio Host Dan Proft, on Illinois’ Political Culture

From the City Club of Chicago: Dan Proft, a former candidate for governor (R) and radio talkshow host, who was once a strong backer of Gov Rauner, but now no longer supports his re-election, offers his views on the state of Illinois politics.

In his remarks, Mr Proft discusses the growing financial crisis in Illinois government, as well as the City of Chicago, and what needs to be done to avoid financial ruin.