Tag: Chicago

Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot Announces New Ban Aimed to Protect Children

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that unaccompanied minors will not be allowed to visit the city’s Millennium Park after dark due to a spike in crime. On Saturday, 16-year-old Seandell Holliday was shot and killed in Millineum Park around 7:30 p.m. promoting Mayor Lightfoot to enact the ban. “Earlier this evening, a 16-year-old was tragically

Senator Has Harsh Words for AG Garland on Crime

Senator John Kennedy (R-LA) criticized the Justice Department’s handle on crime as violence escalates in major cities across the country. According to Fox News: “I think the Justice Department is losing,” Kennedy told Garland, who was testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday in regard to the DOJ’s budget request for Fiscal Year 2023.

Restaurant Owner Blames Biden’s Stimulus for Hiring Woes

A Chicago restaurant owner is having trouble finding people to work for him. The cause, according to him, is Biden’s stimulus. According to Town Hall: A promising March jobs report showed that many of the 916,000 hired in the month were in the leisure and hospitality sector, thanks to the pace of Covid-19 vaccinations and many states

Trump Admin Sending Federal Agents to These Cities

The Trump administration has announced that it will send federal agents to Detroit, Cleveland, and Milwaukee. This move expands a federal program that sends reinforcements to Democrat-run cities where violence is escalating. According to The Hill: “For decades, the Department of Justice has achieved significant success when utilizing our anti-violent crime task forces and federal

Trump Calls out Chicago Leadership Amid Increasing Violence

President Trump called out Chicago’s police chief and leadership while speaking at an event there on Monday over the increasing violence in the city. According to The Hill: President Trump on Monday used his first trip to Chicago as president to tear into the city and its leadership, comparing its violence to Afghanistan and blasting officials