Rep. Swanson statement on ComEd Four convictions

SPRINGFIELD – State Representative Dan Swanson (R-Alpha) issued the following statement after the guilty verdicts were returned in the ‘ComEd Four’ corruption trial in Chicago.

“With these convictions Illinois adds another sad chapter to its long story of government corruption. We have to pass real, meaningful ethics reform if we are ever going to restore public trust in state government.”

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