Former Chicago Police Board President Lori Lightfoot Thursday became the 10th candidate to challenge Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s bid to hang on to the fifth floor office at City Hall for a third term. The flood of aldermanic candidates also continued, with challengers filing in the 29th 39th and 46th wards, while defeated Cook County assessor candidate Andrea Raila geared up to push for new election filing rules.

Former Chicago Police Board President Lori Lightfoot announces her campaign for mayor of Chicago. [A.D. Quig/The Daily Line]

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