Power in Illinois - Big four
Charles Hartke>LPL Interviews A-M>LPL Interviews A-J, Segment 10
- Lists friends in legislature. Big Four and the Governor make final decisions for funding in Illinois. Mike Madigan was and is the Speaker of the House. Lists his attributes. Emil Jones is President of the Senate. Third is Frank Watson, Minority leader in Senate. Fourth one is Majority leader in the House. They decide with governor on major issues.