Chicago moves to take away school police officers for equity amid violence

Chicago is advancing an effort to scrap a $10.3 million program that places police officers in…

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson asks to add $1.25 billion to city’s massive debt

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson suggested borrowing more than $1 billion to fund affordable housing and other…

Brandon Johnson to remove Chicago’s gunshot detection system, fulfilling campaign promise

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson is making good on a campaign promise by not renewing the city’s…

Chicago calls for end to violence in Gaza as crime in West Side neighborhoods escalates

Chicago became the largest city in the United States to pass a resolution calling for an…

Liberal Chicago mayor’s move to the right on crisis issue sets off fight with allies

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson and the city’s aldermen have typically seen eye to eye on the…

Chicago neighborhood residents complain about immigrants taking vital resources away from community

A Chicago neighborhood located near a makeshift shelter for immigrants is pushing back against the influx…

Chicago mayor runner-up Paul Vallas’s campaign faces $10,500 fine from ethics board

The Chicago Board of Ethics imposed a $10,500 fine on the campaign of Paul Vallas, who…

Illinois Democrats at odds over migrant crisis in Chicago

Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL) and Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson, two of the most prominent Democrats in…

Johnson administration fires Lightfoot holdovers in Chicago who complained about mistreatment

Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson’s administration fired three city staffers after complaints that they had been mistreated…