In this week’s edition of Spotlight Politics:
Illinois lawmakers return to Springfield with migrants top of mind.
Bad weather prompts Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson to suspend his policy evicting migrants from city shelters after 60 days.
And a plea from Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
The WTTW News Spotlight Politics team takes on those stories and more.
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