Exclusive: A Conversation With Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot – Facing The Challenges As The Windy City Emerges From The Pandemic
In BET.com’s latest ‘Conversation With the Mayor’ we go to Chicago where the mayor explains how she has dealt with crime, the economy and other issues and how it has framed her.
Rep. Karen Bass to Face Billionaire Developer Rick Caruso For L.A. Mayor In November Runoff
Neither candidate earned more than 50 percent of the vote in the primary so voters will determine who wins in the fall election.
The First 100 Days In Office: Mayor Eric Adams Talks About Leading The Nation's Largest City With His 'Get Stuff Done' Approach
The former NYPD captain gets insightful about the first four months of his tenure.
NYC Mayor Eric Adams Weighs In On Will Smith Slapping Chris Rock At The Oscars
‘I think he had a bad day,’ the former NYPD officer says.
Defamation Lawsuit Accuses Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Of Using Extreme Profanity Over Columbus Statue Deal
A city attorney says the mayor damaged his reputation as a lawyer.
OPINION: Texas Heads To The Polls In Primary But Voting Rights Are Under Attack
In the first state primary of the 2022 election season, Texans are facing it as legislators pass bills that can hinder the ability to cast ballots.
Black Lives Matter Activists Sue The City Of Los Angeles
The legal filing accuses the LAPD of assault and battery of peaceful demonstrators.
Circus-Themed Ball Canceled After St. Petersburg’s 1st Black Mayor Declines Invitation
Some local Black leaders found the theme and location demeaning.
Andre Dickens Wins Atlanta Mayoral Race To Become City’s 61st Mayor
The city councilman surged past city council president Felecia Moore to take the city’s top job, replacing Keisha Lance Bottoms.
Black Voters Make A Variety Of Choices On Mayors and Ballot Issues In Major Cities
In Atlanta candidates are headed to a runoff, while in New York, Detroit and Cleveland, the choice was clear and in Pittsburgh, history was made.