Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot quietly lobbied for qualified immunity: report

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has quietly lobbied against efforts to end qualified immunity for police officers – a practice that shields officers accused of excessive force and other civil rights…

Chicago’s Lightfoot appeals for calm, says, ‘We failed Adam’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot addressed the city on Thursday after its police review board released the video of the officer-involved fatal shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo and made an appeal…

Illinois’ Pritzker signs firefighter pension bill that Lightfoot slams as ‘backroom’ deal

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a Chicago firefighter pension bill into law this week that both Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Republicans in the state have called a “fiscally irresponsible”…

Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot says restaurants and bars need to be allowed to reopen ‘as quickly as possible’

Coronavirus lockdowns are causing stores along Chicago’s ‘Magnificent Mile’ to shut down. FOX Business’ Jeff Flock with more. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said during a news conference Thursday that she plans…