Dick Simpson: Expert in the News

Dick Simpson, professor in the Department of Political Science and former Chicago alderman, frequently appears as a featured expert in news stories covering state and city government, politics and corruption. 

In media coverage: 

Bloomberg News interviewed Simpson about the lawsuit over Governor Quinn withholding legislative salaries until there is a resolution to the state's pension funding issues. Read the complete Bloomberg News piece.

Simpson addressed the impact of Bill Daley dropping out of the governor's race during interviews with The New York Times and WTTW-TV's "Chicago Tonight." Read the entire New York Times article and watch the "Chicago Tonight" segment.