Career politicians are stepping down, and there’s now an opportunity for new—and possibly progressive—Black leaders to take the reins.
Here’s why they’re still standing behind J.B. Pritzker.
Also, City Council Black Caucus chair Roderick Sawyer criticizes Garry McCarthy for being “disrespectful to black people.”
Also, city clerk Anna Valencia discusses her struggle to be taken seriously as a woman in politics.
Also, the passenger dragged from a United Airlines plane at O’Hare reportedly suffered a concussion, lost two front teeth, and had his nose broken.
Also, state rep Christian Mitchell proposes legislation to eliminate money bond in Illinois courts.