Rep. Kam Buckner: We need to treat violence like we treated the COVID-19 pandemic and give it the all the resources, energy, time, and dollars that it deserves

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, IL – MAY 27: Crime scene tape is stretched around the front of a home where a man was shot on May 28, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago police have added more than 1,000 officers to the streets over the Memorial Day weekend, hoping to put a dent in crime, during what is typically one of the more violent weekends of the year. In 2016, 6 people were killed and another 65 were wounded by gun violence over the Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

State Rep. Kam Buckner (D-Chicago) joins Anna to talk about some recent shootings outside of Chicago high schools, and what needs to be done to combat the violence that seemingly has overtaken parts of the the city.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)

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