WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: June 19, 2020

Reset breaks down the biggest news of the week in our Friday News Roundup.

Juneteenth Celebration Protest Grant Park Chicago
Manuel Martinez / WBEZ
Juneteenth Celebration Protest Grant Park Chicago
Manuel Martinez / WBEZ

WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: June 19, 2020

Reset breaks down the biggest news of the week in our Friday News Roundup.

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot pushes back against calls to remove police officers from schools. Gov. JB Pritzker signs a bill to expand vote-by-mail applications amid the pandemic. Plus, aldermen approve the city’s plan to distribute $1.1 billion in federal stimulus money.

Reset breaks down the biggest news of the week in our Friday News Roundup with host Justin Kaufmann.

GUESTS: Heather Cherone, Chicago politics reporter at WTTW

John Byrne, Chicago Tribune City Hall reporter