Left to right: Andre Vasquez, Dianne Daleiden, Maggie O’Keefe, incumbent Ald. Pat O’Connor (40th), Ugo Okere and forum moderator Rick Perlstein.Photo by Alex V. Hernandez

Ald. Pat O’Connor Called ‘Racist Troll’ By Moderator Of 40th Ward Forum

"Let me be clear, this is racism," O'Connor's opponent Ugo Okere said in a statement after the forum.

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Mayor Lightfoot, With Teachers Still On Strike, To Reveal Wednesday How She Plans To Plug Budget Hole

The big question Lightfoot will answer is how much of the budget deficit will have to be filled with a property tax hike.

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Elizabeth Warren Joins Teachers On Strike In Chicago: ‘Unions Are How We Have Power’

The presidential candidate joined striking teachers in Austin for a rally Tuesday morning.