Metra CEO payout under investigation
“Under the law of Illinois, the inspector general is the one who acts to investigate and get to the truth. Only if he issues a report to me do I have any authority over the members of the Metra board,” Quinn says.
Clifford has alleged he was pushed out for resisting political pressure. House Speaker Michael Madigan revealed Thursday that he asked staff at Metra to consider giving an associate a pay raise - but later withdrew the request.