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Lightfoot Talks About Her $16.7 Billion Budget Proposal

Clip: 09/20/2021 | 13m 38s

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The mayor on Monday touted nearly $2 billion in new spending on everything from affordable housing to cash assistance for struggling families to the arts. But can these new programs be sustained amid perennially rising pension and debt obligations? Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot joins us to talk about her $16.7 billion budget proposal.

Aired: 09/20/21 | Rating: NR

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