Claudia Badillo, president of the Puerto Rican Bar Association, left, and Juan Morado Jr., president of Hispanic Lawyers Association, aim to deploy at least 20 attorneys to monitor to 25th ward polling places during April runoff.Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago

Army Of Lawyers Will Be Watching 25th Ward Polling Places On Election Day In Response To Vote Buying, Fraud Allegations

In February, some 4th precinct voters said they were given $20 gift cards in exchange for a vote for candidate Byron Sigcho Lopez.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.

South Chicago, East Side Primary category in which blog post is published

As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.