Their districts are adjacent, but neither Democrat wants to be know as a Democrat and neither is willing to say whether or not he will vote for their incumbent House Speaker. Below you will hear Bill Foster dodging and ducking.
Here’s the article about Jack Franks refusing to return the Tribune’s John Kass’ phone call asking who he will support for House Speaker.
Fortunately, both Bill Foster and Jack Franks have Republican opponents who won’t vote to retain the respective Democratic Party House Speakers, Nancy Pelosi and Mike Madigan.
They are Randy Hultgren and John O’Neill.