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GLT's Sound Ideas: 2/15/18

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Governor Bruce Rauner's proposed budget transfers pension costs to school districts and universities over the next four years. GLT’s Ryan Denham examines how that plays with central Illinois lawmaker Keith Sommer and his opponent for the fall election, Jill Blair. An Illinois State University professor says there's more at play in school shootings than inadequate gun control. You'll hear from Julie Webber, who's written two books on school violence. And Laura Kennedy previews a play on stage at ISU. It's set after a global catastrophe and the characters bond over an episode of The Simpsons, which has far reaching effects. Learn more about "Mr. Burns: A Post Electric Play."