Michael Bologna

Chicago Staff Correspondent

Michael Bologna is the Chicago staff correspondent for Bloomberg Law and covers a wide range of legal, regulatory and legislative news across the Midwest. Bologna is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

Blog posts

Under-the-Radar Races Could Upend Power in State Capitols

Democrats are vying to reverse a decade of diminishing power in state capitals by building on special-election victories and capitalizing on discontent with President Donald Trump.

Chicago-Area Primary Morphs Into Test of Bernie’s Brand

Sen. Bernie Sanders is putting some of his popularity with Democrats on the line in Illinois, where on Thursday he took up sides against an incumbent congressman.

Illinois Republicans Stuck With a Holocaust Denier on the Ballot

Republicans want to find an independent or write-in candidate to run for Congress in suburban Chicago now that they’re stuck with a Holocaust denier who calls himself a “white racialist.”