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Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review: 3/27

On this edition of Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review with Joel Weisman, two Aurora men are arrested for allegedly plotting to attack an Illinois military base. Mayoral candidates face off in a televised debate as the mayor’s race enters the homestretch. The Chicago Teachers Union issues a list of demands, Jesse Jackson Jr. enters a halfway house, and Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrats find a short-term budget fix. One quarter of Chicago homes are underwater. And in sports, spring training winds down as NBA and NHL playoffs approach.

John McCarron, The Chicago Tribune
Laura Washington, Chicago Sun-Times
David Schaper, NPR
K.C. Johnson, The Chicago Tribune

Watch our panel’s web-exclusive conservation in Web Extra: The Week in Review: 3/27.

Monday, March 23
Early Voting and the Mayoral Race
Rough Run in 31
Changing the Status Quo: Public School Reform
Teen Living Programs
Second City and Life Lessons
March 23, 2015 - Full Show

Tuesday, March 24
Lawmakers Push Budget Patch
Local Rabbis on the Israeli Election
Open Seat in a New Ward
Native American Fashion Sense
Robert Putnam on the American Dream in Crisis
Lyric Opera's New Mariachi Opera
March 24, 2015 - Full Show
10 Chicago Chefs, Restaurants Nominated for James Beard Awards

Wednesday, March 25
Illinois House Passes a Stopgap Budget Fix
Freshman Alderman Tries to Hang On to Her Seat
Construction Nearly Complete on The 606
Barney Frank on Life, Love and Politics
Ask Geoffrey: 3/25
March 25, 2015 - Full Show

Thursday, March 26
CPS & CTU Begin Contract Talks
Pilot Mental Health and Cockpit Safety
Battle Intensifies in 43rd Ward
Chicago's Urban Coyotes
Vegas Icons Live Again in Stage Show from Oscar-Winning Film Director
Viewer Feedback: 3/26
March 26, 2015 - Full Show
Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released from Prison
2 Local Men Arrested for Allegedly Aiding ISIS
Weekend Events Around Town: 3/27-3/29

Friday, March 27
Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review: 3/27
Web Extra: The Week in Review: 3/27