Lori Lightfoot'>Mayor Lori Lightfoot proposes boosting funding for new construction through neighborhood grant program
Great to see Chicago’s historic mayoral race between two highly qualified candidates. Congrats to our next mayor, Lori Lightfoot—and Toni Preckwinkle campaigned hard and did us proud. I know that with our city’s heart and Lori’s leadership, Chicago’s best days are still ahead.
Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot blocked ICE access to police databases ahead of a raid targeting undocumented immigrants in several cities. She says the city "will never tolerate ICE tearing families apart."
Chicago makes history as Lori Lightfoot becomes its first black, female mayor
Lori Lightfoot is elected mayor of Chicago. She will be the first African-American woman and first who identifies as a lesbian to hold the position.
Chicago will soon elect a black woman as mayor for the first time. Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle have emerged from a crowded field to secure spots in the April runoff election, after Bill Daley conceded.