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 recent media coverage, The Washington Examiner interviewed Simpson in video reports covering the Republican primary race for governor of Illinois and labor union support for Gov. Pat Quinn in the Democratic primary.

Progress Illinois quotes Simpson on the Illinois state representative primary race (39th district) between incumbent State Rep. Maria "Toni" Berrios and community organizer and former Huffington Post reporter Will Guzzardi.  Read the article here.