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Watch Exclusive Interview With Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot

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    Exclusive: Lightfoot Talks Trump, Teachers Strike, Halloween Violence

    Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot gives her first sit-down interview since the Chicago teachers strike ended. She talked with NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern about President Donald Trump's recent remarks about Chicago, the end of the strike and meeting the 7-year-old girl shot in Little Village on Halloween. (Published Friday, Nov. 1, 2019)

    In her first sitdown interview since the Chicago Teachers Union strike ended, Mayor Lori Lightfoot talked with NBC 5’s Mary Ann Ahern about President Trump’s recent criticism of Chicago, her support of Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson, the strike and meeting the parents of a young girl shot while trick-or-treating on Halloween.

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