The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 31 just handed a major political gift to Mike Madigan

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 31 just handed a major political gift to Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan – at the expense of union members.

According to the Illinois State Board of Elections, Council 31’s political action committee transferred $767,800 to Friends of Michael J. Madigan, the longtime speaker’s election committee, on Sept. 24. It’s the largest political contribution the union’s PAC has transferred to a politician’s personal election committee on record.

Records show that union dues directly contributed to that transfer. {MORE HERE}

2018-10-05T16:08:44+00:00