Illinois Rising Radio

Illinois Rising is your weekend home for insight, analysis and policy solutions you won’t hear anywhere else.

AM 560’s Dan Proft and experts from the Illinois Policy Institute break down the pressing political and policy issues affecting our state, and bring you the truth you need.

If you’re tired of the spin from the political class, you’ll want to tune in to AM560 every Sunday at 3 p.m. to hear Dan and the Illinois Policy Institute provide the most honest commentary anywhere on state politics and policy.

Stopgap | Episode 52

July 3, 2016

Stopgap budget discussions, Illinois' decades-long spending problems, Indiana fireworks sales

Illinois’ budget battle | Episode 50

June 19, 2016

Illinois' overdue bills, overburdensome workers compensation costs, the state's continuing impasse with its largest public-employee union