News & Press

April 10, 2019
State Journal Register Susana A. Mendoza

Our View: Mendoza initiative a smart move

— The State Journal-Register | Editorial Board — When Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza champions new legislation or implements a new program, we usually find ourselves thinking: How […]
February 27, 2019
Campaign Press Release Susana A. Mendoza

Thank you to my supporters!

February 7, 2019
FIERCE by mitu Susana A Mendoza

When Susana Mendoza Sees Barriers, She’s Driven To Break Them. Next Challenge: Chicago Mayor

— FIERCE bu mitu | Reichard, R. — She’s Running is a FIERCE series highlighting Latinas running for office in local, state and federal elections. When Susana […]
December 18, 2018

City Club of Chicago: Susana Mendoza for Mayor in 2018 [VIDEO]

— City Club of Chicago | Mendoza, S — Watch the video. Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza is Illinois’ first Hispanic independently elected to statewide office and […]
September 8, 2018

City Club of Chicago: Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza in 2018 [VIDEO]

— City Club of Chicago | Mendoza, S — Watch the video. Listen to the audio. Susana A. Mendoza was sworn in as Illinois Comptroller on […]
April 27, 2018
Governing Magazine Susana A. Mendoza

In Illinois’ Ongoing Budget Crisis, She’s the Woman Deciding Who Gets Paid

— Governing Magazine | Vock, D. — Susana Mendoza knew she was walking into a tough job well before she ever assumed office as the comptroller of […]
February 13, 2018
Governing Magazine Susana A. Mendoza

Other Lawmakers ‘Would Say They Had Shoes Older Than Me’

— Governing Magazine | Quinn, M. — Susana Mendoza grew up believing that government couldn’t be trusted. Her Mexican parents had no faith in their home […]
December 7, 2017
Politico Playbook Power List Susana A. Mendoza

POLITICO Playbook Power List – 18 to Watch in 2018

— POLITICO | Palmer, A., Sherman, J., Lippman, D., Montellaro, Z. — 18 to Watch in 2018 highlights politicians, activists and operatives across the country who […]
September 22, 2017
Chicago Reader Susana A. Mendoza

Susana Mendoza might have just won her next election

— Chicago Reader Newspaper | Miner, M. — Chicago magazine political writer Carol Felsenthal interviewed Susana Mendoza in 2011 and came away “convinced”—as she would later […]
June 29, 2017
Marketplace Susana A. Mendoza

INTERVIEW: What happens when a state has $15 billion worth of unpaid bills?

— Marketplace | Ryssdal K. — Listen to the interview. Kai Ryssdal: How many unpaid bills are you dealing with? Susana Mendoza: We’re dealing with over […]
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