Lightfoot’s State Of City Address Draws Criticism From Some Aldermen
Leading up to State of the City address Thursday night, critics called on Mayor Lori Lightfoot to deliver on her campaign promises despite a budget deficit she's now pegged at $838 million.
One group of Lightfoot detractors were several progressive aldermen, including Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa of the 35th Ward.
Ald. Ramirez-Rosa stops by the Morning Shift to discuss the mayor’s address and what it means for the city’s budget moving forward.
GUEST: Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa, 35th Ward
LEARN MORE: Critics call on Mayor Lori Lightfoot to keep campaign promises as she prepares to outline Chicago’s massive budget deficit (Chicago Tribune 8/29/19)