Mayor lori lightfoot s office admits failure to turn over critical video to anjanette youngchicago mayor lori lightfoot is continuing damage control over cbs 2 s investigation of the wrong raid at. Most notably she served as president of the chicago police board and chair of the chicago.
Chicago mayor lori lightfoot is apologizing for the disturbing police raid that saw 12 male police officers break into an innocent woman s home and handcuff her while she was naked.
Lori lightfoot before mayor. Previously she has held various government positions in the city of chicago. Before becoming mayor lightfoot worked in private legal practice as a partner at mayer brown and held various government positions in the city of chicago. Robert martwick a property tax lawyer and supporter of toni preckwinkle.
One week before february s mayoral election lori lightfoot held a campaign news conference at the union league club of chicago. The mayor said wednesday that she was blindsided by her law department s emergency motion filing attempting to shut down a negative story and would have stopped it had she known. Before you go subscribe to our newsletter.
She took office on 20 may 2019. Quarantine boredom a boundless source of ingenuity has delivered us yet another delightful creation. Chicago mayor lori lightfoot claimed tuesday she had only learned this week about the february 2019 raid on the home of 50 year old anjanette young.
However the city s efforts to prevent the footage from being released have happened under her watch. It was fairly uneventful save for an appearance by rep. Lori lightfoot is the mayor of chicago.
Lori elaine lightfoot professionally known as lori lightfoot is an american politician. Lori elaine lightfoot born august 4 1962 is an american attorney and politician who serves as the 56th mayor of chicago she has served since 2019. Winning 73 percent of the vote she s the first black female and openly gay mayor of the city.
As chicago s mayor lightfoot will respect the experiences of all chicagoans and ensure our city government works to uplift the quality of life for everyone. She is the 56th and current mayor of chicago. Lori lightfoot is ready to unite chicago and create a new path where equity and inclusion are the guiding principles.
Viral photoshopped memes depicting chicago mayor lori lightfoot standing solemn guard over. She has served as president of the chicago police board from 2015 and 2018. Lightfoot has pointed out that the incident happened before she took office.