WBEZ Analysis: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Priorities

Mayor Lori Lightfoot talked about her response to protests over the police killing of George Floyd, and how she’s navigating a global pandemic.

photo of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot at a news conference
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks at a news conference Friday, March 20, 2020 Charles Rex Arbogast / Associated Press
photo of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot at a news conference
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks at a news conference Friday, March 20, 2020 Charles Rex Arbogast / Associated Press

WBEZ Analysis: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Priorities

Mayor Lori Lightfoot talked about her response to protests over the police killing of George Floyd, and how she’s navigating a global pandemic.

Reset checks in with WBEZ’s politics and criminal justice desks for analysis and context of our recent interview with Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot.

GUESTS: Becky Vevea, WBEZ city politics reporter

Patrick Smith, WBEZ criminal justice reporter