Chesney Calls On Madigan To Resign
July 29, 2020
State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) called on Speaker Michael Madigan to “resign from the General Assembly or be removed.”
In the wake of ongoing federal investigations surrounding state and municipal governments that ultimately saw the resignation of several legislators, Rep. Andrew Chesney led the charge in sponsoring a package of bills aimed at ensuring Illinois has among the most stringent ethics laws in the nation this Spring.
Chesney proposed fining members of the Illinois General Assembly who are found guilty of a felony committed in his or her official capacity as a...