Breaking: Lori Lightfoot elected in a landslide the first African-American woman AND first openly gay mayor of Chicago

With former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot in a runoff tonight with Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Chicago was getting its first African-American woman mayor either way. With Lightfoot emerging victorious with nearly 75% of the vote it also makes Chicago the largest American city with an openly gay mayor.

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