A man was shot Thursday evening in the South Loop neighborhood.
The 21-year-old was shot in his left foot about 6:20 p.m. in the 2000 block of South State Street, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
He was taken to Mercy Hospital, where he was in good condition, police said. He was being uncooperative with investigators.
The feds’ key witness, former ComEd Vice President Fidel Marquez, spent hours testifying Tuesday about how he and other ComEd executives fielded constant requests to find jobs for people he said were pushed for employment by Madigan, even when evaluations found their qualifications lacking.
He will have to address the growing notion that investing in long-neglected South and West side neighborhoods comes at the expense of downtown and the North Side.
A Northwestern University poll on the Brandon Johnson and Paul Vallas contest for mayor finds Latino voters are still “up for grabs” while race and a generational divide are also key factors in the election.
Only 3% of ballots cast on Feb. 28 came from youth voters. So what’s the deal? “It’s obvious to me that young people in that city don’t feel empowered by their governance,” said Della Volpe, author of “Fight: How Gen Z is Channeling Their Fear and Passion to Save America.”
Michael McClain speaks in-person with Fidel Marquez: “Don’t put anything in writing.”