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Press Release – Lightfoot condemns use of bait trucks

Chicago mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot released the following statement in response to reports that Chicago police officers set up bait trucks on the South Side. “Especially after a weekend with seventy shootings and zero arrests, news of this bait truck...

Press Release – Lori Lightfoot voices support for hospital workers

Chicago mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot released the following statement in support of Chicago-area hospital workers protesting today to demand a $15 an hour starting wage and the right to join a union. “Growing up, my mother held a series of low-wage positions in...

Press Release – Lori Lightfoot statement on police shooting

Following is a statement from mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot in response to Saturday’s police shooting. “The loss of Mr. Harith Augustus’ life is a tragedy, and my condolences and prayers go out to his family, particularly his young child and other...