WOOHOO if it’s true!
Days after being deposed as Illinois House speaker, Michael Madigan has vacated his Springfield apartment, fueling speculation that he will resign the Illinois House seat he has held since 1971.
Madigan’s decision to vacate his apartment at Lincoln Towers was first reported by Mark Maxwell, a television reporter in Springfield.Maxwell tweeted a picture of an open door at Lincoln Towers leading to a vacant apartment without a stick of furniture visible.
“Looking more and more like someone other than Michael Madigan will represent his district in Springfield for the first time in 50 years. Spotted staffers clearing out his apartment furniture today. No official resignation yet,” Maxwell tweeted.