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‘The Madigan Enterprise:’ Inside the federal indictment of the state’s former speaker ‘The Madigan Enterprise:’ Inside the federal indictment of the state’s former speaker

‘The Madigan Enterprise:’ Inside the federal indictment of the state’s former speaker

In a 106-page, 22-count indictment, federal prosecutors painted a picture of former House Speaker Michael Madigan as the leader, along with a longtime confidante, of a sweeping criminal enterprise that influenced legislation for personal power and financial gain.

UPDATED: Ex-Speaker Madigan indicted on 22 public corruption counts UPDATED: Ex-Speaker Madigan indicted on 22 public corruption counts

UPDATED: Ex-Speaker Madigan indicted on 22 public corruption counts

Longtime Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has been indicted by a federal grand jury on 22 counts for allegedly using his position as the top House Democrat to solicit “personal financial rewards” for himself and others, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Northern District of Illinois.

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