Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review: 3/28


On this edition of Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review, Joel Weisman and his guests take on the CTA Blue Line crash at O’Hare Airport. Gov. Pat Quinn presents his new budget. Sen. Mark Kirk announces that he will not endorse fellow Republican Jim Oberweis. A Chicago Public Schools plan to spend $10 million on office furniture brings new anger. The deadline for Obamacare looms. A new oil spill – this time in Lake Michigan – puts BP back in the headlines. And in sports, Blackhawks playoff pressure mounts as the rookie sensation delivers in the first game, and the Bears make a major free agent acquisition.

Guests:
- Mary Ann Ahern, NBC-5 Chicago
- Kate Grossman, Chicago Sun-Times
- Christian Farr, NBC-5 Chicago
- David Kaplan, The Game 87.7 FM

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Watch our panel’s web-exclusive conversation in Web Extra: The Week in Review: 3/28.

Here is a roundup of Chicago Tonight's web stories from this week:

Monday, March 24:
CTA Blue Line Train Derails at O'Hare
Cook County Court Audit
Koschman's Mother Files Lawsuit
Ukraine Update
Web Extra: Local Ukrainian Reaction
Chicago’s River At Work And At Play
PTSD Service Dog
Web Extra: A 17-Year-Old's First Voting Experience

Tuesday, March 25:
Legislative Redistricting
Religious Freedom vs. Contraception Coverage
Proposed Plastic Bag Ban
Pros and Cons of Vaccinations
Long-Term Unemployment
Web Extra: Tips for Unemployed Workers
Artist John Singer Sargent
Viewer Feedback: Koschman's Mother Files Lawsuit & Overdosing on Antibiotics

Wednesday, March 26:
Gov. Quinn Delivers 2015 Budget Address
Analysis of Quinn's 2015 Budget Speech
Closed School Buildings
College Football Allowed to Unionize
Spring Gardening Tips

Thursday, March 27:
Gov. Quinn on 2015 Budget
Babe Ruth’s “Called Shot”
Architect Pier Carlo Bontempi
Sandwich Me In
Sting on "The Last Ship"
Viewer Feedback: Proposed Plastic Bag Ban

Friday, March 28:
Web Extra: The Week in Review: 3/28
- Weekend Events Around Town: 3/28 - 3/30

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