CHICAGO - Powerful former Ald. Danny Solis has been charged with bribery.
Federal prosecutors say Solis agreed to take campaign contributions in 2015 in exchange for amendments to a zoning ordinance.
He chaired the council's zoning committee for years.
Solis has been a key player in the feds widespread corruption probe in Illinois.
He cooperated with investigators for three years, and recorded his conversations with many politicians — including former house speaker Mike Madigan.