#ICYMI | Pongo talks Plutocracies, Obama Farewell and the Illinois Budget Impasse on WYCC PBS (1/12/17)

Dometi Pongo joined WYCC PBS’ In The Loop to recap former President Barack Obama’s farewell speech in Chicago, the budget impasse in Illinois and the role of big money in state and national politics. Hosted by Lauren Cohn, panelists included attorney Christine Svenson and the Illinois Opportunity Project’s Director of Communications, Kathleen Murphy.  

ICYMI: In The Loop | 2/11/16

I joined Chicago Tribune reporter Ray Long and Vice President of the Chicago Young Republicans Jillian Bernas in a conversation about the activist movements in Chicago, President Obama speaking to Illinois legislators, the race for State’s Attorney, and the shrinking of the Chicago Archdiocese on WYCC’s In The Loop.

Forum: Building Public Trust by Empowering Community Voices {Updated}

[Click here for updated coverage by Progress Illinois] [Click here for coverage by Medill Reports] [Event Recap by the Illinois Campaign for Political Reform] Tuesday, February 16th, I’ll join a panel of stakeholders in a conversation about how to create a more just Chicago to foster fairer governance of its people. Be sure to RSVP for this […]