A filing by federal prosecutors revealed that Chicago Alderman Danny Solis (D) wore a wire for the FBI for more than three years as a cooperating witness. Solis recorded Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan (D) asking a developer to hire his private law firm for a Chinatown hotel project in exchange for approval. Solis also recorded Alderman Ed Burke (D).
Chicago Alderman Catches Statehouse Speaker on Tape Seeking Piece of Hotel Project
February 6, 2019