State Sen. Robert Peters on combating rising violence in Chicago: ‘I’m sick and tired of the same old status quo BS that we’ve been leaning on’

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – AUGUST 16: Remnants of police crime scene tape remain near the site where two young girls were shot after leaving their grandmother’s home yesterday on August 16, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. The two girls were shot as their mother was buckling them in her vehicle. Seven-year-old Serenity Broughton died from her injuries. Broughton’s 6-year-old sister Aubrey was seriously wounded and remains in the hospital following the shooting, which occurred on August 15. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Illinois State Sen. Robert Peters (D-13th) joins Anna to talk about the recent violence in Hyde Park and what we need to do to combat the spike in crime.

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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.)