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Both candidates have painted ' 'themselves as progressives who were ' 'challenging the "Chicago ' 'Machine."

", "date": ' '"2019-02-27T06:00:00Z", "link": ' '"https://blockclubchicago.org/2019/02/26/the-polls-are-now-closed-as-chicago-awaits-words-on-mayor-alderman-and-more/", ' '"source": "Block Club Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194, ' '203], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": true}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 24, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Mapped \\u2014 Where the ' 'millions flowing to Chicago\\u2019s biggest ' 'mayoral fundraisers originated", "summary": ' '"Donors to the best-funded Chicago mayoral ' 'candidates are hyper-concentrated in the Loop ' 'and its surrounding neighborhoods, along the ' 'Lakefront, on the city\\u2019s North and ' 'Northwest Side and around Hyde Park and ' 'Kenwood, according to an analysis by The ' 'Daily Line.", "date": "2019-01-28T12:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/01/28/2019/mapped-where-the-millions-flowing-to-chicagos-biggest-mayoral-fundraisers-originated/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "is_published": ' 'true, "candidates": [], "issues": []}, ' '"is_pinned": true}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 307, "fields": ' '{"hed": "What to do with vacant schools? ' 'Lightfoot suggests mini-police academies for ' 'some", "summary": "

On the same day that ' 'activists interrupted a City Council vote on ' 'a controversial $95 million police training ' 'academy, mayoral contender Lori Lightfoot ' 'suggested a different training setup: using ' 'Chicago’s inventory of empty schools ' 'shuttered in 2013.

", "date": ' '"2019-03-13T17:00:00Z", "link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/03/13/204119/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194, ' '203], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 305, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Educators have questions ' 'for Toni Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot about ' 'schools", "summary": "Questions about ' 'district governance topped the list of what ' 'Chalkbeat readers want to ask Toni ' 'Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot, the two women ' 'who are campaigning hard to be the ' 'city\\u2019s next mayor and de facto head of ' 'schools.", "date": "2019-03-07T18:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/03/07/educators-want-to-hear-more-from-mayoral-candidates-on-elected-school-board-under-enrollment/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194, ' '203], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 306, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Mayoral candidate Lori ' 'Lightfoot undecided about schools chief ' 'Janice Jackson", "summary": "

A few days ' 'after mayoral candidate Toni Preckwinkle said ' 'she would retain Chicago’s schools ' 'chief if elected, opponent Lori Lightfoot ' 'said she prefers to keep her options ' 'open.

", "date": "2019-03-05T18:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/03/05/lightfoot-undecided-on-keeping-schools-chief-janice-jackson/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194, ' '203], "issues": [5]}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 285, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Conoce qu\\u00e9 hacen los ' 'alcaldes de Chicago y cu\\u00e1les son tus ' 'opciones", "summary": "

Esta figura ' 'política está encargada de ' 'manejar el presupuesto anual de la ciudad; ' 'designar al liderazgo de las agencias ' 'municipales como la Autoridad de Vivienda de ' 'Chicago, las Escuelas Públicas de ' 'Chicago y la Autoridad de Tránsito de ' 'Chicago; también nombra a los ' 'comisionados o directores, incluidos los ' 'titulares del Departamento de Policía ' 'de Chicago y el Departamento de ' 'Planeación y Desarrollo; y más ' 'de 100 comisiones y juntas directivas.

", ' '"date": "2019-02-26T15:44:38Z", "link": ' '"https://www.univision.com/local/chicago-wgbo/conoce-que-hacen-los-alcaldes-de-chicago-y-cuales-son-tus-opciones", ' '"source": "Univision Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [191, ' '192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 198, 199, 200, 201, ' '202, 203, 204, 205], "issues": [3, 9, 5, 2, ' '6]}, "is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 276, "fields": ' '{"hed": "Before The Polls: Meet Chicago\'s ' 'Black Mayoral Candidates", "summary": ' '"

Chicago hasn’t elected a Black ' 'mayor since Harold Washington’s ' 're-election in 1987. With six Black ' 'candidates in the 14-person race to take ' 'Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s seat, it’s ' 'possible that the city could seat its next ' 'Black mayor. In our profile series, ' 'Before the Polls, we sat down with ' 'each Black mayoral candidate to see if they ' 'have what it takes to build an equitable ' 'Chicago.

", "date": ' '"2019-02-24T18:40:49Z", "link": ' '"https://thetriibe.com/2019/02/chicago-black-mayoral-candidates/", ' '"source": "The TRiiBE", "is_published": true, ' '"candidates": [193, 194, 200, 201, 202, 203], ' '"issues": [3, 9, 5, 2, 14, 11, 10]}, ' '"is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 250, "fields": ' '{"hed": "Toni Preckwinkle defends record on ' 'approving charter schools", "summary": "

In ' 'the crowded and contentious race to be the ' 'city’s next mayor, Toni Preckwinkle, ' 'who is endorsed by the Chicago Teachers ' 'Union, has leaned on her resume as a former ' 'public school teacher and longtime Democratic ' 'leader, painting herself as the person with ' 'the progressive bonafides, experience, and ' 'compassion that Chicago needs.

", "date": ' '"2019-02-13T18:00:00Z", "link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/02/13/mrs-preckwinkle-reviews-her-history-with-chicago-schools/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194], ' '"issues": []}, "is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 247, "fields": ' '{"hed": "How to help Chicago\'s youngest ' 'learners? Mayoral frontrunners skip chance to ' 'say.", "summary": "

At a forum Monday at ' 'the University of Chicago on the topic of ' 'early childhood education, candidates ' 'addressed how city government can stitch ' 'together a stronger early learning system. ' 'But only four mayoral contenders showed ' 'up. 

", "date": ' '"2019-02-11T18:00:00Z", "link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/02/11/how-to-help-chicagos-younger-learners-mayoral-frontrunners-skip-a-chance-to-say/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [192, ' '201, 203, 205], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": ' 'false}, {"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": ' '234, "fields": {"hed": "Dump aldermanic ' 'prerogative, clerk, treasurer, infrastructure ' 'trust: Lightfoot", "summary": "Despite the ' 'extremely crowded field, Lightfoot\\u2019s ' 'comparatively poor showing in the polls, Bill ' 'Daley and Gery Chico\\u2019s millions, Cook ' 'County Board President Toni ' 'Preckwinkle\\u2019s robust union support, and ' 'Comptroller Susana Mendoza\\u2019s ability to ' 'command the race\\u2019s spotlight, Lightfoot ' 'said she will benefit from the ethics ' 'scandal, even as the winds of change continue ' 'to blow.", "date": "2019-02-08T12:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/02/08/2019/dump-aldermanic-prerogative-clerk-treasurer-infrastructure-trust-lightfoot/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "is_published": ' 'true, "candidates": [203], "issues": [3, 9, ' '15, 8, 2, 6, 14]}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 244, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Here\\u2019s who Chicago ' 'mayoral candidates tap for education policy ' 'advice", "summary": "With school quality ' 'looming as one of Chicagoans\\u2019 biggest ' 'concerns, several Chicago mayoral candidates ' 'are leaning on political insiders and ' 'experienced educators to help them approach ' 'the complicated question of how to steer city ' 'schools.", "date": "2019-02-04T18:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/02/04/education-advisers-mayors-race/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [192, ' '194, 195, 196, 198, 199, 200, 201, 203], ' '"issues": []}, "is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 245, "fields": ' '{"hed": "Chicago\\u2019s mayoral candidates ' 'differ on how they\\u2019d improve outcomes ' 'for students of color", "summary": "From ' 'prenatal care to vocational education, ' 'Chicago\\u2019s mayoral candidates differ on ' 'how they\\u2019d improve outcomes for ' 'students of color", "date": ' '"2019-01-31T04:14:26Z", "link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/01/30/mayoral-candidates-achievement-gap-fixes/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [191, ' '192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 198, 199, 200, 201, ' '203, 205], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": ' 'false}, {"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": ' '23, "fields": {"hed": "Who\\u2019s best for ' 'Chicago schools? A Chalkbeat voter guide to ' 'the 2019 mayor\\u2019s race", "summary": ' '"

To help voters, Chalkbeat Chicago ' 'compiled this guide culling candidates’ ' 'responses to education-related ' 'questions.

", "date": ' '"2019-01-25T12:00:00Z", "link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/01/24/chalkbeat-chicago-voter-guide/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [], ' '"issues": [5]}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 11, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Can Chicago\\u2019s New ' 'Mayor Revive The CTA? Candidates Talk Uber ' 'Tax, Fare Hikes And How They\\u2019d Bring ' 'Back Bus Ridership", "summary": "\\u201cI ' "live in Bridgeport and I don't know what it " 'is, but there seems to be three trains going ' 'north for every one going to 95th ' 'Street,\\u201d candidate John Kozlar said. ' '\\u201cAnd that needs a change too.\\"", ' '"date": "2019-01-16T20:23:00Z", "link": ' '"https://blockclubchicago.org/2019/01/16/can-chicagos-new-mayor-revive-the-cta-candidates-talk-uber-tax-fare-hikes-and-how-theyd-bring-back-bus-ridership/", ' '"source": "Block Club Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [], ' '"issues": []}, "is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 20, "fields": ' '{"hed": "Fact-Check: Preckwinkle Inflates ' 'Role in Shedding Light on McDonald Case", ' '"summary": "As Cook County Board President, ' 'Preckwinkle shared details from ' 'McDonald\\u2019s autopsy with a journalist. ' 'But we could find no record of her pushing ' 'for release of the video before a judge ' 'ordered it.", "date": "2019-01-15T21:05:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"https://www.bettergov.org/news/fact-check-preckwinkle-inflates-role-in-shedding-light-on-mcdonald-case", ' '"source": "Better Government Association", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [194], ' '"issues": [9]}, "is_pinned": false}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.article", "pk": 50, ' '"fields": {"hed": "Lightfoot, aldermanic ' 'candidates commit to curbing aldermanic ' 'prerogative, non-partisan remap, term ' 'limits", "summary": "

Nearly a dozen ' 'aldermanic candidates and mayoral ' 'candidate Lori ' 'Lightfoot signed on to a ' 'package of ethics reforms Tuesday as the ' 'flood of good-government proposals continued ' 'to flow in the wake of the federal charge ' 'filed against Ald. Ed ' 'Burke (14).

", "date": ' '"2019-01-09T12:00:00Z", "link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/01/09/2019/lightfoot-aldermanic-candidates-commit-to-curbing-aldermanic-prerogative-non-partisan-remap-term-limits/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "is_published": ' 'true, "candidates": [326, 250, 217, 306, 327, ' '338, 366, 347, 256, 251, 348, 257, 368, 341, ' '228, 372, 198, 277, 200, 203], "issues": []}, ' '"is_pinned": false}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.article", "pk": 137, "fields": ' '{"hed": "On returning school control to ' 'voters, Chicago mayor candidates are split", ' '"summary": "In Chicago, the school board is ' 'becoming a political litmus test, and ' 'candidates are staking out their positions ' 'early.", "date": "2018-12-19T18:00:00Z", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2018/12/19/some-mayoral-candidates-want-a-hybrid-school-board-others-prefer-one-fully-elected/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", ' '"is_published": true, "candidates": [191, ' '192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 198, 199, 200, 201, ' '202, 203, 204], "issues": []}, "is_pinned": ' 'false}]', 'description': '

The mayor of Chicago is the most ' 'powerful elected position in Chicago ' 'government, tasked with managing the ' 'city's annual budget; appointment of ' 'the leadership of sister agencies like the ' 'Chicago Housing Authority, Chicago Public ' 'Schools, and the Chicago Transit ' 'Authority; department commissioners or ' 'directors including of the Chicago Police ' 'Department, the Department of Planning and ' 'Development; and over 100 boards and ' 'commissions. The mayor presides over the ' 'City Council of Chicago but is not a ' 'voting member. Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s ' '2018 announcement that he would not run ' 'for re-election created one of the most ' 'unique and open electoral cycles in ' 'Chicago’s history free from an ' 'anointed successor.

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Lori Lightfoot, the former head of the ' 'Chicago Police Board and Cook County ' 'Board President Toni Preckwinkle advanced ' 'from the run off and will face off on ' 'April 2. 

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Failures at Chicago Public Schools kept CPS ' 'officials from preventing and responding to ' 'sexual abuse against hundreds of students over ' 'the last decade, Tribune ' 'reporting an independent review has ' 'confirmed. CPS has since turned over some ' 'investigatory powers to its inspector general, ' 're-checked current employees and vendors, and ' 'barred communication between students and ' 'teachers on personal devices.

", ' '"issue_order": 2}}, {"model": "newsfeed.issue", ' '"pk": 9, "fields": {"name": "CPD oversight", ' '"description": "Aldermen on City Council have ' 'proposed four different bodies that would give ' 'civilians some oversight over Chicago Police ' 'Department operations. Some call for a new ' 'elected body with subpoena power, the ability ' 'to hire and fire the Chicago Police Department ' 'Superintendent, members of the Police Board, ' 'and the Chief Administrator of the Civilian ' 'Office of Police Accountability. Others call ' 'for a more limited, advisory role and appointed ' 'members.", "issue_order": 3}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.issue", "pk": 5, "fields": {"name": ' '"CPS oversight", "description": "

Calls for ' 'an elected school board have grown louder after ' 'a rapid succession of Mayor Rahm ' 'Emanuel’s hand picked CPS CEOs – one ' 'left under an ethics cloud, the other was ' 'convicted ' 'of masterminding a kickback scheme. The ' 'Chicago Teachers Union and some other education ' 'groups support a fully elected school board, ' 'but critics say it will lead to diffuse ' 'accountability and will overly politicize ' 'school decisions.

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Chicago ' 'government was rocked by the attempted ' 'extortion charge brought against powerful ' 'Finance Chairman Ald. Ed Burke, but reformers ' 'have long called for changes to Chicago rules ' 'to reduce conflicts of interest given the long ' 'legacy of aldermen and city officials who have ' 'been indicted or pleaded guilty for a variety ' 'of charges, many ' 'having to do with zoning changes.

", ' '"issue_order": 5}}, {"model": "newsfeed.issue", ' '"pk": 12, "fields": {"name": "fair maps", ' '"description": "

Every decade, the ' 'city’s own aldermen convene to draw ' 'Chicago’s ward maps after the results of ' 'each census. In ' '2013, a group sued to block the most recent ' 'map, which they said was designed to protect ' 'powerful incumbents, rather than ensure equal ' 'and full representation of individuals, ' 'minorities and neighborhoods. Reformers want an ' 'independent body to draw fair, impartial, and ' 'racially representative maps in less ' '“grotesque” shapes.

", ' '"issue_order": 6}}, {"model": "newsfeed.issue", ' '"pk": 8, "fields": {"name": "FOP contract", ' '"description": "

The city’s contract ' 'with the Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge 7, ' 'which represents rank and file Chicago Police ' 'Officers, expired in June 2017. The proposed ' 'consent decree between Chicago and the Illinois ' 'Attorney General requires the city to exercise ' '“best efforts” to attempt to ' 'negotiate changes, including how complaints ' 'against officers are accepted — including ' 'anonymous complaints — jurisdiction to ' 'investigate officer-involved sexual misconduct ' 'and whether disciplinary history is kept ' 'indefinitely or destroyed after a certain ' 'period of time. The City Council’s Black ' 'Caucus has demanded ' 'certain changes or threatens to withhold ' 'its vote.

", "issue_order": 7}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.issue", "pk": 2, "fields": {"name": ' '"housing affordability", "description": "The ' 'city\\u2019s next five-year housing plan calls ' 'for Chicago officials to spend $1.4 billion to ' 'build or preserve 40,000 affordable homes ' 'during the next five years \\u2013 the plan ' 'does not call for a significant increase in ' 'funding, even as the issue has taken center ' 'stage at City Hall amid rising concerns about ' 'gentrification, displacement, the continuing ' 'decline in Chicago\\u2019s African American ' 'population as well as rising inequality and ' 'instability. Housing advocates say the real ' 'affordable housing shortage is 120,000 units.", ' '"issue_order": 8}}, {"model": "newsfeed.issue", ' '"pk": 7, "fields": {"name": "immigration", ' '"description": "Chicago\\u2019s Welcoming City ' 'Ordinance means that Chicago officials \\u2014 ' 'including police \\u2014 will not ask about ' 'immigration status, disclose that information ' 'to authorities, or deny city services based on ' 'that immigration status. The only situations in ' 'which the city will detain undocumented ' 'individuals are if they are in the city\\u2019s ' 'gang database; have a pending felony ' 'prosecution or past felony conviction, or if ' 'they are wanted on a criminal warrant by local ' 'or federal authorities. Immigrant rights ' 'activists want those exceptions removed.", ' '"issue_order": 9}}, {"model": "newsfeed.issue", ' '"pk": 1, "fields": {"name": "lead abatement", ' '"description": "

City testing has revealed ' 'elevated lead levels in the water supply of ' 'hundreds of Chicago homes, ' 'schools ' 'and parks. ' 'While the city says current levels meet the ' 'standards set by the U.S. Environmental ' 'Protection Agency for clean, safe drinking ' 'water, critics say Chicagoans, especially ' 'children, are at risk for a variety of health ' 'hazards.

", "issue_order": 10}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.issue", "pk": 6, "fields": {"name": ' '"pensions", "description": "The city\\u2019s ' '2020 pension contributions will rise by 31 ' 'percent as compared with 2019 levels \\u2014 an ' 'estimated $400 million increase \\u2014 and ' 'will jump again in 2022, when total ' 'contributions are projected to rise 19 percent. ' 'The city either has to hike taxes, cut services ' 'or both, but cannot reduce benefits for current ' 'employees.", "issue_order": 11}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.issue", "pk": 14, "fields": {"name": ' '"public safety", "description": "The number of ' 'homicides and shootings in Chicago dropped by ' 'double-digit percentages in 2018, according to ' 'the Chicago Tribune, though some neighborhoods ' 'on the West and South sides continue to bear ' 'the brunt of gun violence. Despite this ' 'decline, Chicago continues to log more ' 'homicides than New York City and Los Angeles ' 'combined, and clearance rates for Chicago ' 'police detectives have fallen 20 points below ' 'national averages.", "issue_order": 12}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.issue", "pk": 13, "fields": ' '{"name": "recycling", "description": "Chicago ' 'has the worst residential recycling rate of any ' 'major city in the US following multiple ' 'attempted revamps of its program. A 2018 BGA ' 'investigation revealed the city allowed one of ' 'its three recycling haulers, Waste Management, ' 'to divert tons of residential plastics and ' 'paper into landfills the company owns, costing ' 'taxpayers twice.", "issue_order": 13}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.issue", "pk": 11, "fields": ' '{"name": "term limits", "description": "The ' 'mayor and aldermen do not face term limits. ' 'Former Gov. 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Reformers, including Clerk David Orr, ' 'say the city should only use TIF to fight ' 'blight, and the city\\u2019s TIF accounting is ' 'opaque and lacks accountability.", ' '"issue_order": 15}}]', 'office': '{"id": 51, "office": "City Mayor", "decided": ' 'false, "status": "Runoff"}', 'slug': 'city-mayor', 'stances': '[{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '132, "fields": {"stance_short": "Create ' 'non-partisan redistricting process", ' '"stance_long": "\\"Create a non-partisan City ' 'Council ward map redistricting process that is ' 'open, transparent, and respects ward ' 'boundaries as community boundaries.\\"", ' '"date": "2019-03-25", "link": ' '"https://lightfootforchicago.com/people/", ' '"source": "Candidate website", "candidate": ' '203, "issue": 12, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '134, "fields": {"stance_short": "Prohibit CPD ' 'from sharing gang database info with ICE", ' '"stance_long": "As mayor, I will replace ' 'CPD\\u2019s \\u201cgang database\\u201d and ' 'impose strict guidelines for ' 'operating\\r\\nand maintaining any replacement ' 'database so it only includes intelligence ' 'collected from\\r\\nreal, credible police ' 'investigations and is regularly audited to ' 'make sure that the information remains ' 'relevant and credible. 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We need an ' 'Affordable Requirements Ordinance that can ' 'provide rents that are affordable and ' 'sustainable to minimum wage workers, seniors, ' 'people with disabilities and families of ' 'color. I support the Development for All ' 'ordinance, introduced by a group of City ' 'Council members, that would prevent opt-outs ' 'for developers to pay \\u201cin lieu of\\u201d ' 'fees instead of providing affordable units on ' 'site in their buildings, require developers ' 'seeking upzoning approval from the City for ' '10+ units to include 30% affordable housing in ' 'their developments and mandating the creation ' 'of 4-bedroom, 3-bedroom, & 2-bedroom ' 'apartments when upzoning is given. To address ' 'the homeless population, I support a real ' 'estate transfer tax on properties sold for ' 'over $1 million, which would reduce the ' 'homeless population by 10,000 in the first ' 'year.", "date": "2019-02-20", "link": ' '"http://caase.org/mayor2019", "source": ' '"CAASE", "candidate": 194, "issue": 2, ' '"is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 120, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Eliminate ' "affidavits for complaints, maintain officers' " 'disciplinary record", "stance_long": "

My ' 'highest priorities in a new FOP contract would ' 'be eliminating the requirement for affidavits ' 'for civilian complaints of misconduct, ' 'reducing the amount of time officers are ' 'allowed before being questioned in police ' 'shooting cases, and allowing an ' 'officer’s past disciplinary record to be ' 'used in investigating or considering current ' 'complaints. Civilians should not have to fear ' 'retribution from police or even perjury ' 'charges for making accusations of misconduct. ' 'Officers should not have a 24 hour period to ' 'develop a narrative in police shooting cases. ' 'And an officer’s history must be ' 'considered in evaluating existing complaints; ' 'patterns of misconduct cannot be ' 'tolerated.

", "date": "2019-02-20", "link": ' '"https://www.aclu-il.org/en/chicago-mayoral-candidate-questionnaire-toni-preckwinkles-answers", ' '"source": "ACLU of Illinois", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 8, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '97, "fields": {"stance_short": "Issue ' 'executive order limiting aldermanic ' 'prerogative", "stance_long": ' '"\\u201cWe\\u2019re down 120,000 [affordable] ' 'units, which is probably a conservative ' 'number\\u2026 you can\\u2019t get there when ' 'you\\u2019ve got 50 different bosses making 50 ' 'different decisions,\\u201d Lightfoot said, ' 'adding that she will issue an executive order ' 'to tell department heads and licensing bodies ' '\\u201cthis thing doesn\\u2019t exist ' 'anymore\\u201d and take away alderman\\u2019s ' 'unilateral veto power.", "date": "2019-02-08", ' '"link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/02/08/2019/dump-aldermanic-prerogative-clerk-treasurer-infrastructure-trust-lightfoot/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 3, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 98, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Change the city\'s ' 'ARO to require more on-site units, require ' 'off-site units to be built closer", ' '"stance_long": "The city\\u2019s current ' 'Affordable Housing Requirements Ordinance is ' '\\u201cnot working,\\u201d Lightfoot said, ' 'adding that the city should require a higher ' 'percentage of on-site units and force ' 'developers to build off-site units closer to ' 'the new development site.", "date": ' '"2019-02-08", "link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/02/08/2019/dump-aldermanic-prerogative-clerk-treasurer-infrastructure-trust-lightfoot/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 2, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 96, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Do not allow ' 'destruction of disciplinary files, allow ' 'anonymous complaints", "stance_long": ' '"Lightfoot said she would demand a provision ' 'in the contract to preserve disciplinary files ' 'in order to hold officers repeatedly involved ' 'in misconduct accountable and to help officers ' '\\u201cwho have lost their way\\u201d get back ' 'on track, Lightfoot said, adding that she ' 'would also allow anonymous misconduct ' 'complaints and expand the ability of the ' 'Civilian Office of Police Accountability and ' 'the public safety inspector general to track ' 'officers and units to identify patterns of ' 'misconduct.", "date": "2019-02-08", "link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/02/08/2019/dump-aldermanic-prerogative-clerk-treasurer-infrastructure-trust-lightfoot/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 8, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 94, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "No independent ' 'commission", "stance_long": "I believe a remap ' 'of city wards should stay within the City ' 'Council. Voters elect their aldermen with the ' 'trust that they will have the ward and ' 'constituents\\u2019 best interests in mind, ' 'including the case of a remap.", "date": ' '"2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 12, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 91, "fields": {"stance_short": ' '"Discounted benefits to Tier 1 employees", ' '"stance_long": "I will seek legislation that ' 'will permit Chicago pension funds to offer ' 'discounted benefit buyouts to Tier 1 ' 'employees, as was enacted by the state last ' 'year. I would also seek to ensure that a ' 'portion of revenue raised by the adoption of ' 'progressive rates be diverted through the ' 'Local Government Distributive Fund, to all ' 'municipalities to be utilized for pension debt ' 'stabilization.", "date": "2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 6, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 92, "fields": {"stance_short": "Increase ' 'IG oversight", "stance_long": "Yes, I believe ' 'the authority of the city\\u2019s inspector ' 'general should be increased. If elected, I ' 'would look into creating new ways to increase ' 'the office\\u2019s budget and number of staff ' 'to help reduce any backlog of cases and ' 'promote transparency in the city and its ' 'agencies.", "date": "2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 15, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 93, "fields": {"stance_short": "No end ' 'to aldermanic prerogative, but ban dual ' 'employment", "stance_long": "Voters elect ' 'their aldermen with the trust that they will ' 'make informed decisions for their ward and ' 'constituents. For this reason, I do not ' 'believe the practice of \\u201caldermanic ' 'privilege\\u201d should end. However, in light ' 'of the charges against Alderman Burke, I have ' 'proposed a ban on dual employment in City ' 'Council.", "date": "2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 3, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 95, "fields": {"stance_short": "Pause ' 'the public safety academy", "stance_long": "I ' 'have called for a freeze on the construction ' 'of the proposed $95 million police and fire ' 'training academy until further review. Not ' 'only is it good practice to review all major ' 'infrastructure investments but I believe that ' 'when it comes to overhauling police training, ' 'our highest priority is curriculum and ' 'content, not buildings and amenities.", ' '"date": "2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 14, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 131, "fields": {"stance_short": "No term ' 'limits", "stance_long": "I do not believe that ' 'term limits should be imposed by law, as ' 'voters are given the opportunity to choose ' 'their elected officials with each election.", ' '"date": "2019-02-03", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/government/asked-answered-toni-preckwinkle", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 194, "issue": 11, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 73, "fields": {"stance_short": "Do not ' 'end aldermanic prerogative; prioritize housing ' 'citywide", "stance_long": "

For more on this ' 'issue please visit WBEZ's ' 'excellent, comprehensive guide in ' 'which mayoral candidates responded to 20 ' 'yes-or-no questions.

", "date": ' '"2019-01-28", "link": ' '"https://interactive.wbez.org/2019/mayoral-questionnaire/#question-17", ' '"source": "WBEZ", "candidate": 194, "issue": ' '3, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 84, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Use city, federal ' 'money to replace lead pipes", "stance_long": ' '"

For more on this issue please ' 'visit WBEZ's ' 'excellent, comprehensive guide in ' 'which mayoral candidates responded to 20 ' 'yes-or-no questions.

", "date": ' '"2019-01-28", "link": ' '"https://interactive.wbez.org/2019/mayoral-questionnaire/#question-19", ' '"source": "WBEZ", "candidate": 194, "issue": ' '1, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 81, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Earmark federal ' 'loans to replace lead lines, explore other ' 'funding", "stance_long": "

For more on this ' 'issue please visit WBEZ's ' 'excellent, comprehensive guide in ' 'which mayoral candidates responded to 20 ' 'yes-or-no questions.

", "date": ' '"2019-01-28", "link": ' '"https://interactive.wbez.org/2019/mayoral-questionnaire/#question-19", ' '"source": "WBEZ", "candidate": 203, "issue": ' '1, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 11, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Fully elected ' 'school board", "stance_long": "

I support a ' 'fully elected school board. My mother was an ' 'elected school board member, so I understand ' 'the importance of giving parents and ' 'stakeholders a real voice in how our children ' 'are educated. That is why I support a fully ' 'independent, elected school board. I am ' 'currently evaluating proposals for electing a ' 'school board, including whether candidates ' 'should first be required to serve on a Local ' 'School Council.

", "date": "2019-01-24", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/01/24/chalkbeat-chicago-voter-guide/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", "candidate": ' '203, "issue": 5, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '13, "fields": {"stance_short": "Fully elected ' 'school board", "stance_long": "I support a ' 'fully elected school board. I have come out in ' 'strong support of a Chicago elected school ' 'board, with a structure that ensures the board ' 'is truly representative of the rich and ' 'diverse fabric of our city and limits the ' 'influence of outside interests in the election ' 'process. I would lobby state legislators to ' 'accomplish this.", "date": "2019-01-24", ' '"link": ' '"https://chalkbeat.org/posts/chicago/2019/01/24/chalkbeat-chicago-voter-guide/", ' '"source": "Chalkbeat Chicago", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 5, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '46, "fields": {"stance_short": "Don\'t amend ' 'constitution to reduce pension benefits", ' '"stance_long": "I know and believe that ' 'pensions are a promise, and I will make sure ' 'that current city employees and retirees ' 'receive the pensions they have been promised. ' 'I am opposed to amending the Illinois ' 'Constitution to reduce or diminish pension ' 'benefits for current city employees or ' 'retirees. Retired public service workers make ' 'up the backbone of the middle class in so many ' 'of our communities. To derail their retirement ' 'security would be devastating to local ' 'economies across our city. We have to resolve ' 'the pension problem for retirees, current ' 'employees, and new employees.", "date": ' '"2019-01-18", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/mayor-office-candidate-2019-election-lori-lightfoot/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '203, "issue": 6, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '50, "fields": {"stance_short": "Progressive, ' 'long-term revenue; no constitutional amendment ' 'to pension benefits", "stance_long": "I do not ' 'think the state Constitution should be amended ' 'to allow any reductions to promised pension ' 'benefits for current city workers or retirees. ' 'We owe it to our workers and retirees to fully ' 'fund our pension system. Relying on the state ' 'to help us with our pension crisis is a gamble ' 'we can not afford to take. We have to find ' 'creative ways to generate progressive and long ' 'term revenue to help fund our pension ' 'obligations.", "date": "2019-01-18", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/mayoral-election-candidate-office-toni-preckwinkle-2019-cook-county-president/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 6, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '133, "fields": {"stance_short": "Eliminate ' 'CPD\'s gang database", "stance_long": ' '"\\u201cNot only can it be used to unjustly ' 'harass and detain people, but CPD provides ' 'this often incorrect information to third ' 'parties, including [U.S. Immigration and ' 'Customs Enforcement] (ICE).\\u201d", "date": ' '"2019-01-14", "link": ' '"https://www.wbez.org/shows/wbez-news/preckwinkles-criminal-justice-plan-includes-ending-gang-database/bf737539-d477-4d67-84a3-d07d2bc55e73?utm_source=url&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=Web-Share", ' '"source": "WBEZ", "candidate": 194, "issue": ' '7, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 24, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Expand the ' 'Welcoming City ordinance", "stance_long": "We ' 'absolutely must do more to protect ' 'undocumented immigrants and ensure their ' 'safety in our city. I have called for the end ' 'to the carve outs in the Welcoming City ' 'ordinance that empowers Chicago police to work ' 'hand-in-hand with ICE. I\\u2019m working with ' 'the lead sponsor of the City\\u2019s Welcoming ' 'City ordinance and the broader community ' 'coalition to make this a reality.", "date": ' '"2019-01-07", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/opinion/where-14-candidates-for-mayor-stand-on-sanctuary-cities-their-full-responses/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 7, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '22, "fields": {"stance_short": "Expand the ' 'Welcoming City ordinance", "stance_long": "I ' 'support amending the Welcoming City Ordinance ' 'to remove the four exceptions to the general ' 'rule not to arrest or hold anyone based solely ' 'on an ICE warrant or hold request. As mayor, I ' 'would only allow for compliance with valid ' 'warrants or court orders that are signed by a ' 'judge.", "date": "2019-01-07", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/opinion/where-14-candidates-for-mayor-stand-on-sanctuary-cities-their-full-responses/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '203, "issue": 7, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '65, "fields": {"stance_short": "Fire Chicago ' 'Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson", ' '"stance_long": "

“It’s very ' 'important that police be accountable for their ' 'conduct. And if you won’t even ' 'acknowledge that there’s a code of ' 'silence in the Police Department, how can you ' 'possibly do that? . . . If you start out by ' 'saying . . . we have never condoned or covered ' 'up bad police behaviors, I don’t think ' 'that’s a characteristic of an effective ' 'leader.”

", "date": "2018-12-17", ' '"link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/news/toni-preckwinkle-vows-fire-chicago-police-superintendent-eddie-johnson-denial-code-silence/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 9, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '53, "fields": {"stance_short": "Dedicate TIF ' 'surplus to public schools", "stance_long": ' '"\\u201cWe\\u2019ve really got to look at ' 'unwinding as many of those TIFs as we possibly ' 'can and turning the resources back to Chicago ' 'Public Schools,\\u201d ' 'Preckwinkle\\u00a0said\\u00a0...\\u00a0She ' 'said she would give all annual TIF surpluses ' 'to the schools until all 144 TIF districts are ' 'phased out.", "date": "2018-12-08", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/tax-increment-financing-mayoral-race-tifs/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '194, "issue": 10, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '61, "fields": {"stance_short": "No new TIFs ' 'until after a full audit", "stance_long": ' '"\\u201dWhen I am mayor, the city will not ' 'create new TIF districts until we have fully ' 'analyzed the performance of existing districts ' 'to ensure that they are meeting their intended ' 'objectives and that the private recipients of ' 'TIF funds are satisfying their contractual ' 'obligations,\\u201d Lightfoot wrote.", "date": ' '"2018-12-08", "link": ' '"https://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/tax-increment-financing-mayoral-race-tifs/", ' '"source": "Chicago Sun-Times", "candidate": ' '203, "issue": 10, "is_published": true}}, ' '{"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": ' '130, "fields": {"stance_short": "Limit ' 'aldermanic privilege, boost options in wards ' 'with low affordable housing options", ' '"stance_long": "Lightfoot\\u2019s proposal ' 'would limit the tradition of aldermanic ' 'privilege, where City Council tradition ' 'essentially grants aldermen veto power over ' 'any development in their ward. An ordinance ' 'introduced to the City Council in July, and ' 'backed by 27 aldermen, would require any ' 'development with affordable housing units to ' 'be put through a regimented citywide process ' 'for approval \\u2014 in wards where less than ' '10 percent of the current rental housing is ' 'affordable.", "date": "2018-11-02", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-met-chicago-mayors-race-lori-lightfoot-housing-plan-20181101-story.html", ' '"source": "Chicago Tribune", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 2, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 47, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Remove sole veto ' 'power from aldermen", "stance_long": "It ' 'should not be that one individual has ' 'unilateral and sole veto power over something ' 'as critically important as building housing ' 'that is affordable in neighborhoods... ' 'It\\u2019s important if an alderman is doing ' 'his or her job they have some ability to have ' 'say and influence, but not a unilateral veto, ' 'particularly in areas where there is so little ' 'affordable housing in ward after ward. It ' 'absolutely perpetuates segregation, and that ' 'is a big problem in our city.", "date": ' '"2018-11-02", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-met-chicago-mayors-race-lori-lightfoot-housing-plan-20181101-story.html", ' '"source": "Chicago Tribune", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 3, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 48, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Increase real ' 'estate transfer tax, audit CHA voucher ' 'program", "stance_long": "Lightfoot\\u2019s ' 'plan also calls for an audit of the Chicago ' 'Housing Authority\\u2019s voucher program, ' 'would require developers to build a higher ' 'percentage of required affordable housing ' 'units in their projects or within 1 mile, and ' 'would loosen the restrictions on the type of ' 'building materials that can be used in the ' 'city to create an incentive for the ' 'construction of more low-cost, affordable ' 'housing options.", "date": "2018-11-02", ' '"link": ' '"https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-met-chicago-mayors-race-lori-lightfoot-housing-plan-20181101-story.html", ' '"source": "Chicago Tribune", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 2, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 102, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Nine point plan ' 'includes ban on outside employment, allow IG ' 'subpoena power", "stance_long": "[Banning] ' 'city officials and workers from holding ' 'outside jobs that conflict with their official ' 'duties, giving Inspector General Joe Ferguson ' 'new subpoena power over all of city government ' 'including the City Council, and mandating much ' 'more extensive public hearings before the ' 'annual city budget is adopted. Also on her ' 'list: taking control of the city\\u2019s ' "workers' compensation system away from Finance " 'Committee Chairman Ald. Ed Burke, 14th, and ' 'saving money by merging certain city and Cook ' 'County functions, such as creating one single ' 'elections board for both.", "date": ' '"2018-08-21", "link": ' '"https://www.chicagobusiness.com/greg-hinz-politics/how-real-lori-lightfoots-ethics-plan", ' '"source": "Crain\'s Chicago Business", ' '"candidate": 203, "issue": 15, "is_published": ' 'true}}, {"model": "newsfeed.candidatestance", ' '"pk": 103, "fields": {"stance_short": ' '"Two-term limit on mayor", "stance_long": "She ' 'called for, among other things, a two-term ' 'limit for the mayor and a ban on city ' 'employees holding outside jobs that conflict ' 'with city business.", "date": "2018-08-21", ' '"link": ' '"https://abc7chicago.com/politics/mayoral-candidate-lori-lightfoot-unveils-ethics-plan/4021695/", ' '"source": "ABC7", "candidate": 203, "issue": ' '11, "is_published": true}}, {"model": ' '"newsfeed.candidatestance", "pk": 108, ' '"fields": {"stance_short": "Pass the ' 'GAPA-backed ordinance", "stance_long": "Lori ' 'Lightfoot set the table for Tuesday\\u2019s ' 'press conference at a City Club appearance the ' 'day before. She noted that Mayor Rahm Emanuel ' 'himself gave the Grassroots Alliance for ' 'Police Accountability (GAPA) the greenlight. ' '\\u201cThe mayor endorsed this process two ' 'years ago, so any effort to stall it, not let ' 'it see the light of day, not let it engage in ' 'the City Council process, I think will be met ' 'with extreme, extreme hostility and it will be ' 'taken out on them in February of ' '\\u201819,\\u201d she said, referring to next ' 'year\\u2019s municipal elections.", "date": ' '"2018-03-14", "link": ' '"http://thedailyline.net/chicago/03/14/2018/gapa-facing-fop-opposition-police-reform-group-call-for-key-oversight-tool/", ' '"source": "The Daily Line", "candidate": 203, ' '"issue": 9, "is_published": true}}]'}, 'feed': 'candidates'}, 'url': '/races/city-mayor/'}