April 4th, 20190CHICAGO — The third-most populous city in the United States elected its first Black, female mayor on Tuesday, as Lori Lightfoot beat out Toni Preckwinkle, who is also an African American woman.
A former U.S. assistant attorney, Lightfoot, 56, will also become the first lesbian mayor in the history of the Windy City.
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