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Mayor Lightfoot should not rush to judgement on Burke

Lori Lightfoot speaking at Police Accountability Task Force hearing in 2016. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Mayor Lightfoot should not rush to judgement on Burke Newly elected Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has used the troubles of Alderman Ed Burke to bolster her image as a...

Alderman Burke deserves fair treatment

Chicago Picasso east of the City Hall/Cook County Building. Photo courtesy of Ray Hanania

Alderman Burke deserves fair treatment Longtime Chicago Alderman Ed Burke deserves the benefit of the doubt. He’s been in office more than 40 years and despite some political controversies...