AFSCME dues help defend Madigan in sexual harassment lawsuit

By Mailee Smith
AFSCME gave $71,400 in October to Friends of Michael J. Madigan – the same election committee the Illinois House speaker used to pay legal fees in a sexual harassment lawsuit.

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