Indy Politics speaks with Chicago Tribune political reporter Ray Long about his new book concerning former Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan, the longer serving statehouse Speaker in the nation’s history.

In his new book, “The House That Madigan Built,” we discuss Madigan’s rise, reign, and inevitable fall from power.

We also discuss why Hoosiers should care about the former Illinois Speaker and what lessons Indiana lawmakers can learn,

The Leon-Tailored Audio runs for about 12 minutes.