Did hot mic pick up Topinka clout request?
By NATASHA KORECKI Political Reporter July 16, 2014 12:14PM
Updated: July 17, 2014 2:17AM
So did Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka really appear with Gov. Pat Quinn at a bill signing then ask the governor to help her son get a job?
Topinka and Quinn stood side by side following a July 7 bill signing in Washington, Illinois. When the event was over, Topinka whispered into Quinn's ear. Her microphone, however, was still hot and picked up the conversation. READ MORE.