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Lori Lightfoot
Mayor of the great City of Chicago. Building a City Hall that serves the people—not the machine!
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Brian Cassella May 20
Mayor Lori Lightfoot enters her office for the first time with daughter Vivian and wife Amy Eshelman. Lightfoot sworn in as Chicago's first black woman and first openly gay mayor: 'Get ready because reform is here.'
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Mayor Lori Lightfoot May 20
Want a behind-the-scenes look at ? Follow our new and official Instagram account:
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Mayor Lori Lightfoot May 20
“I stand here as your mayor, humble and hopeful, honored to be the 56th mayor in the history of this great city.”
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Mayor Lori Lightfoot May 20
Now taking center stage is Mayor-elect Lori E. Lightfoot to receive the Oath of Office administered by the Honorable Susan E. Cox.
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Lori Lightfoot May 20
If you're just tuning to , follow along with our official livestream.
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Cheryl Corley May 20
Big cheers for Mayor elect Lori Lightfoot as she takes the stage with her wife and daughter before being sworn in as Chicago mayor
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Rachel Hinton May 20
Lightfoot’s mom, Ann Lightfoot, is front and center. She says “I gather the whole impact of [the inauguration] hasn’t hit me yet, but nevertheless I’m very happy and very proud. My four children are all together today — that means a lot.”
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Lori Lightfoot May 20
Ready to do this. Follow the Mayor-elect’s official mayoral account: . Then join the conversation with us with
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Lori Lightfoot May 19
Can't make it to tomorrow? Tune in to the official livestream:
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Gregory Pratt May 19
“Lori () has seen in Chicago the many that have a whole loaf and she saw the few with the slice of bread,” her mom said. “What she is hoping is let’s have an even playing field and give everyone an opportunity to have a loaf.”
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Amy L. Knapp May 19
Getting ready to board my flight to Chicago to cover Massillon native make history when she becomes the 56th mayor of the Windy City.
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Lori Lightfoot May 19
In fewer than 24 hours, inauguration will be underway! Get the latest updates with the hashtag . For more info, go to
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Marian Strok May 18
Great day for a Mothers March for Peace.Mayor Elect Lori Lightfoot and many anti-violence organization there. TY to Dr. Elizabeth Alvarez for asking Network 8 leaders to attend. Proud Network 8 principal.
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Chicago Sun-Times May 18
Candace Moore, a transplant from Aurora whose mother grew up in Englewood, will become Chicago’s first chief equity officer, reports.
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Lori Lightfoot May 18
Honored to join folks at the South Shore Works 4th Annual Summit this morning. It’s an incredible volunteer organization that improves the quality of life for South Shore residents. Thank you for doing your part to fight for all families.
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David Cicilline May 17
Great to meet with the next Mayor of Chicago, , tonight. We talked about the House passing the Equality Act earlier today, as well as the ways that Congress can step up to support our great American cities.
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Lori Lightfoot May 17
“We are going to transform our city... No one person, no one leader—even if it's a woman—can change the city alone. We must do it together.” —Mayor-Elect Lightfoot
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Joel Brammeier May 17
So, SO cool to see two Chicago high school students Rohit Khanal and Najae Oshibanjo presenting to with all the other transition committees. Standing ovation.
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Lori Lightfoot May 17
Co-chairs of the Youth Transition Committee, Rohut Khanal and Najae Oshibanjo
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