Activists hammer Mayor Lori Lightfoot for spending $281.5 million in federal COVID-19 money on Chicago police payroll

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“So that money, the CARES Act money, should have gone to our cousins, our family members who did not have enough PPE when we were all out doing mutual aid drives, should have gone to people getting food, which we were all giving out doing mutual aid drives, not more criminals. Not the police, who have already proven that they cannot stop, they cannot follow the law and they cannot stop beating Chicagoans.”