Preckwinkle vs Lightfoot: Who will be Chicago’s next mayor?

Roe Conn

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot won enough votes Tuesday amid a record field of 14 candidates to move on to an April runoff election.

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In five weeks, history will be made and Chicago will have its first African-American female mayor. Lori Lightfoot and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle were the top two winners among 14 candidates running for mayor in last night’s election. Former Cook County Commissioner, John Fritchey joins The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes to give post-election analysis.

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