Chicago Mayor’s Race Heats Up

Dr. Munr Kazmir
4 min readMar 28, 2023

After voting out Lori Lightfoot, will Chicago voters choose another progressive criminal justice reformer?

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She made history as Chicago mayor,” wrote Sara Burnett for the Associated Press on January 21, 2023. “Reelection may be harder.

As indeed it proved: The history-making Chicago Mayor, swept into office on a wave of popularity and support in 2019, became a one-term mayor last month…