“I’m disappointed that [Downtown Chicago retailers] are not doing more to take safety and make it a priority.”
— Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Monday, Dec. 6, on the smash-and-grab thefts plaguing her city
We say: Mayor Lightweight, er, Lightfoot presides over a city that leads the nation in murders, with nearly 800 this year (up 60 percent from two years ago and more than five times New York’s own ballooning per-capita homicide rate). State’s Attorney Kim Foxx refuses to prosecute crimes, and cops have felt under attack for years. It’s the city’s job to protect the public, but this pathetic city leader is now blaming the victims of brazen smash-and-grab attacks for her own failures. That’s chutzpah!
Spot the difference:
We say: Lies, damn lies and . . . charts. Note how the Democratic Congressional Campaign…