Academy of Seniors – Dysfunction in Illinois Politics and Government: How Did We Get Here?
If there is one thing that most Illinoisans can agree on, it is that our current politics and government are dysfunctional. How did this happen? We will examine a few of Illinois’s key characteristics, along with the historical and national context, to try to help answer this question.
Presented by Director of the Institute of Governmental and Public Affairs Chris Mooney, a professor of political science, University of Illinois