0:00 Opening credits for Chicago Tonight.
0:55 Teaser for story related to taxes.
1:55 Bruce DuMont is the replacement host for John Callaway tonight. Interview with former Chicago police chief Richard Brzeczek about his recent troubles. He recently ran for State’s Attorney.
3:50 Interview with ex-wife, Elizabeth Brzeczek. She talks about her support of his run for public office.
5:20 Richard talks about his former lover and her opinion on his race for State’s Attorney. He contrasts the supportive behavior of his ex-wife compared to the criticism of his lover.
6:45 Elizabeth talks about how her husband’s departure affected her family and how it was to deal with such problems while being in the public eye.
8:30 Talks about the way political allies kept or withdrew their support of him during his family troubles.
9:28 Richard talks about how he was convinced to enter a hospital for psychiatric treatment.
11:10 Elizabeth and Richard talk about a famous kiss between them on the night he lost the election.
12:50 Elizabeth talks about how she and Richard were able to reconcile.
13:55 Richard talks about how he is starting his own law firm now that he has gotten his life more in order.
15:00 Richard talks about whether he would return to the police force if Jane Byrne was re-elected mayor of Chicago.
15:52 Richard talks about his new confidence in himself.
16:10 Host makes closing comments to Richard and Elizabeth. Station I.D.s.
17:30 Story about possible tax reform limiting charitable donations.
18:10 Information about Latino Youth, a charitable organization in Pilsen. This type of organization will lose much of its funding if the tax reform passes.
19:50 Bigger charities such as the New City YMCA are also at risk because of the proposed plans.
20:55 Marshall Monroe of the National YMCA says that this tax deduction is the only one that benefits more than the individual.
21:25 Man speaks about how vital this funding is to non-profit organizations.
21:55 Monroe speaks in the studio about more specific reasons why the proposed tax reform will hurt non-profits.
23:30 Susan Church of United Way Chicago speaks about the magnitude of small individual donations to charitable organizations.
24:35 Monroe speaks about the motivations for donors to donate to charities versus art museums or schools.
25:40 Church says that donations are not necessarily related to wealth.
26:45 Church explains how she advises charitable organizations to manage their finances.
27:30 DuMont lists guests for next show.
27:55 Closing Credits.
28:15 End of Tape.