In this week’s edition of Spotlight Politics:
For the first time since February 2020, alderpeople were in their assigned seats in the chamber and members of the public were in the upstairs gallery.
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In a rare move, City Council members rejected the mayor’s attempt to name an ally as a committee chair.
And some alderpeople condemned the decision to not fire a Chicago police officer with ties to the Proud Boys.
Our politics team of Amanda Vinicky, Paris Schutz and Heather Cherone takes on those stories and more.