Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday appeared blindsided by Gov. JB Pritzker’s order banning indoor dining in the city of Chicago. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
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Mayor Lori Lightfoot Questions Gov. Pritzker's Latest Chicago Indoor Dining BanMayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday appeared blindsided by Gov. JB Pritzker’s order banning indoor dining in the city of Chicago. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
Gov. Pritzker Issues Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions In Chicago Day After Mayor Lightfoot Was Asked About ItGov. JB Pritzker announced Tuesday that indoor dining and bar service will be suspended in Chicago on Friday due to rising COVID-19 cases – just a day after Mayor Lori Lightfoot talked with CBS 2 about the timetable for tightening restrictions.
U.S. Supreme Court Refuses To Extend Wisconsin Absentee Ballot DeadlineThe U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that Wisconsin cannot count mailed-in ballots received after Election Day, siding with Republicans.
Des Plaines Senior Center Resident Says She Hasn't Gotten A Ballot, Can't Leave To VoteFor months, Cheryl Dirago said she has only been able to leave her room at Asbury Court Supportive and Independent Living in Des Plaines for the essentials. Now, she wants to know why voting isn’t included. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Justice Amy Coney Barrett Takes First Of Two Oaths After Senate Confirmation VoteAmy Coney Barrett took her first of two oaths at the White House Monday night, right after the U.S. Senate voted to confirm the Chicago -based federal judge to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mayor Lightfoot Talks One-On-One About City Budget PainCBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov sat down with Mayor Lori Lightfoot Monday afternoon to talk taxes, fees, and increasing COVID-19 concerns.
Chicago Latinx Leaders Appeal To LGBTQ+, Immigrant Communities To Get Out VoteLatinx leaders in Chicago made a final push Sunday to get out the vote with a special appeal to members of the LGBTQ+ and immigrant communities.
Coronavirus A Hot Topic In Last Presidential DebateCBS 2's Chris Tye examines some of the social media trends in the last debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden.
What To Expect During The DebateCBS 2's Chris Tye breaks down what people are talking about in reference to the debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden.
Mayor Lightfoot's Budget Proposal Calls For Big Cut To Police BudgetIn Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s budget proposal calls for the Chicago Police Department to cut a big chunk of its own budget. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
How Will Chicagoans Do With The New Budget?With Mayor Lori Lightfoot's $12.8 billion budget plan as taxpayers, are Chicagoans getting what they paid for? One non-partisan budget watchdog group said the mayor had some hard choices to make.
Chicago City BudgetFacing an unprecedented $1.2 billion shortfall for next year, Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday proposed a $94 million property tax hike, a 3 cents per gallon increase in the city's gas tax, hundreds of layoffs, and eliminating nearly 2,000 vacant positions.CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Record Mail-In Ballots For 2020 Election Mean Record Postal CostsThe record number of mail-in ballots for the 2020 election has also meant record postal costs. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Mayor Lightfoot On Hot Seat About Former Police Supt. Johnson's Relationship With OfficerMayor Lori Lightfoot was on the hot seat Monday about what she did and did not know about the relationship between former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson and Chicago Police Officer Cynthia Donald – who is now suing Johnson for sexual assault. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Suburban Early Voting Under WayDozens of early voting sites throughout Cook County are now open.
President Trump, Former Vice Vice President Biden Pound Campaign TrailThe candidates are also just days from their final debate in Nashville. CBS News' Tom Hanson reports.
Deadline Arriving For Online Voter RegistrationIf you're planning to register to vote online, time is running out. CBS 2's Meredith Barack reports.
Man Says His Signature Changes Due To Disability, And Thus, Ballot Has Been RejectedBryce Tuttle has a learning disability that affects his handwriting, and now his ballot. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Former Police Supt. Eddie Johnson Pushes Back Against Sex Assault, Harassment ClaimsIn a lawsuit, Officer Cynthia Donald claims Johnson locked her in his personal office and conditioned her release from his office on her performing sexual acts on him, among other allegations. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
Bombshell Sex Assault Allegations Against Former Police Supt. Eddie JohnsonIn a lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court, Officer Cynthia Donald claims Johnson subjected her to "unwanted and uninvited sexual advances, abuse, harassment, and a hostile work environment" for more than three years. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Officer Suing Former Police Supt. Eddie Johnson Over Alleged AssaultA Chicago Police officer who was once assigned as former Supt. Eddie Johnson's driver is suing him for sexual assault and harassment, accusing him of years of "shockingly violent, abusive, and harassing conduct." CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Suburban Cook County Voters Run Into Trouble Voting OnlineThousands of Cook County voters are going online to check their voter registration status, only to get an unsettling message – the system can’t verify their registration. CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reports.
Senate Moving Forward With Amy Coney Barrett Confirmation HearingsThe push to replace late liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with conservative originalist Amy Coney Barrett on the US. Supreme Court is setting off some contentious clashes. Britt Conway reports.
A Fly Briefly Captures Attention In Vice Presidential DebateTwitter noticed when a fly landed on Vice President Mike Pence's head during his debate with Sen. Kamala Harris. CBS 2's Chris Tye has more.