Charter school proponents head to Springfield
April 17, 2012 (SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) (WLS) -- Supporters of charter schools are taking their cause to Springfield Tuesday where the Illinois House session opens.
Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard, charter school administrators and students held a rally at Soldier Field Tuesday morning before boarding buses for the trip to Springfield.
They plan to hold another rally at the capitol in about an hour.
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