JB Pritzker Under Federal Investigation for Property Tax Fraud, Mike Madigan Investigated for Bribery

JB Pritzker Under Federal Investigation for Property Tax Fraud, Mike Madigan Investigated for Bribery

The people of Illinois have once again been betrayed by elected leaders at the top of the Illinois Democratic Party.

July 17, 2020

Illinois Rising Action executive director Kayleen Carlson released the following statement in response to the ongoing federal investigations of Governor JB Pritzker and Speaker Mike Madigan: 

For too long, corruption has been the calling card for government and politics in Illinois. Today it’s more of the same with the news that Speaker Mike Madigan is under federal investigation for bribery and Governor JB Pritzker is under investigation for property tax fraud. The people of Illinois have once again been betrayed by elected leaders at the top of the Illinois Democratic Party. These investigations should serve as yet another reminder that corruption is still running rampant and that Illinois Democrats are only interested in serving themselves, and not the people they were elected to represent.

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