Connected to Chicago (03-18-2018)

Mar 16, 2018, 08:07 PM

Host Bill Cameron sits down with Democratic candidate for Governor Chris Kennedy. Kennedy explains how too many young people are leaving Illinois, ethical and tax reform, and his his plans to fix Illinois finances if elected.

In this week's round table segment, Bill Cameron is joined by Ray Long of the Chicago Tribune, Greg Hinz of Crain's, and Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun Times. Topics include the upcoming election, overall voter turnout, Campaign Ad's, and who will win in local district elections.

This week's community spotlight segment with John Challenger, CEO of the Chicago outplacement firm Challenger, Gray, and Christmas. He breaks down the unemployment numbers and explains what contributed to one of the stronger reports we've seen lately. Challenger talks about what sectors have been strongest and what we should look for in the next report, coming out in April. He also offers tips for college students who are now trying to get into the job market.