1. QCUNCUT - Mike Halpin, Illinois State Representative, District 72 Sean Leary 48:03

Democratic state representative Mike Halpin joins host Sean Leary for a wide-ranging discussion about the New Hampshire and upcoming Democratic presidential primaries, some of the candidates’ strengths and weaknesses, and the race so far and in the future as it goes to Super Tuesday, as well as Illinois and Quad-Cities political issues including the County Courthouse fight, legalization of marijuana, a high speed rail service to Chicago, a joint chamber with Iowa Quad-Cities, the right to pump your own gas at Illinois stations, and more. It’s a brisk and informative discussion that listeners will find intriguing as well as entertaining.


Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.