Apr 18, 2021 Entertainment

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Rejects ‘Homophobic, Racist’ Resignation Rumors | National News

Mayor of chicago Lori Lightfoot On Sunday (18 April), vowing to continue to “lead” the city, denying “rumors” that she was stepping down.

In a five-part tweet, Lightfoot called the online chatter “homophobic, racist and misleading rumors”, noting that “it’s shocking and disappointing to see some media members and verified Twitter handles.”

related: Lori Lightfoot created history as Chicago’s first black female mayor

The mayor concluded his message with the promise: “I will continue to lead a group of interested people across our city, who are about working people. The people of Chicago chose me as mayor, and I will continue to serve today, tomorrow and in the future. Back to Work.”

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