Discussion posted by: David McNamara
Even Chicago must have its limits when it comes to carnage. Windy City Mayor Lori Lightfoot has been one of President Donald Trump’s most vocal critics regarding federal agents being dispatched into crime-ridden local jurisdictions, but she after national news attention on her town’s spiraling violence, she’s apparently seen the light. She’s on board with Trump’s plans to expand “Operation Legend” into Chicago’s bloodstained streets. Trump announced Operation Legend’s expansion into Chicago and Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Wednesday. According to the Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller also blasted the idea that his city needed help from the program (which was named after a 4-year-old boy who was shot and killed in June in Kansas City, Missouri).