Ian Hanchett

Articles by Ian Hanchett

Lightfoot on Crime Increase: ‘All Roads Lead to COVID’

During an interview with The New York Times‘ “Sway” podcast released on Monday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) stated that with the recent crime surge in Chicago, “all roads lead to COVID.” Lightfoot stated, [relevant remarks begin around 16:00] “Why do

In this March 24, 2019 photo, Chicago mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot listens to a question during a candidate forum sponsored by One Chicago For All Alliance at Daley College in Chicago. Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle are competing to make history by becoming the city's first black, female mayor. On issues …

Newsom: I ‘Support’ L.A. County, Others Bringing Back Mask Mandates

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Ayman Mohyeldin Reports,” California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said that he supports counties like Los Angeles County reinstituting mask mandates and supports “localism” on such decisions. Host Ayman Mohyeldin asked, “Do you support mask mandates

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Newsom: Not Getting Vaccinated Is Like Driving Drunk

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Ayman Mohyeldin Reports,” California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) stated that those who have not gotten the coronavirus vaccine “are choosing to live with this virus.” And “You can’t choose to drive drunk. You put your

California Gov. Gavin Newsom fields questions after a rally where he signed the California Comeback Plan relief bill Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)