Lori Lightfoot drops off stack of nominating petitions
Mayor Lori Lightfoot files reelection nomination petitions for the 2023 Municipal Election at the Chicago Board of Elections Super Site at 191 N. Clark St. in the Loop, Monday morning, Nov. 28, 2022. Ashlee Rezin / Chicago Sun-Times
Lori Lightfoot drops off stack of nominating petitions
Mayor Lori Lightfoot files reelection nomination petitions for the 2023 Municipal Election at the Chicago Board of Elections Super Site at 191 N. Clark St. in the Loop, Monday morning, Nov. 28, 2022. Ashlee Rezin / Chicago Sun-Times

Five candidates have to defend the signatures they submitted to appear on the ballot, if the objections are substantiated, they could be kicked out of the race, changing the order the names appear on the ballot.

Reset gets the latest and why we do things this way.

GUEST: Mariah Woelfel, WBEZ city government reporter

Lori Lightfoot drops off stack of nominating petitions
Mayor Lori Lightfoot files reelection nomination petitions for the 2023 Municipal Election at the Chicago Board of Elections Super Site at 191 N. Clark St. in the Loop, Monday morning, Nov. 28, 2022. Ashlee Rezin / Chicago Sun-Times
Lori Lightfoot drops off stack of nominating petitions
Mayor Lori Lightfoot files reelection nomination petitions for the 2023 Municipal Election at the Chicago Board of Elections Super Site at 191 N. Clark St. in the Loop, Monday morning, Nov. 28, 2022. Ashlee Rezin / Chicago Sun-Times

Five candidates have to defend the signatures they submitted to appear on the ballot, if the objections are substantiated, they could be kicked out of the race, changing the order the names appear on the ballot.

Reset gets the latest and why we do things this way.

GUEST: Mariah Woelfel, WBEZ city government reporter