Interim Fourth Ward Alderman Sophia King, appointed to the City Council less than a year ago to replace Will Burns, has 52 days to convince voters to officially elect her into office for the remainder of the term. With more than $100,000 on hand, a key endorsement from SEIU, and the backing of several influential South Side politicians, including the ward’s Democratic Committeeman, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, King appears to have a distinct advantage over her challengers. On February 28th, King will face four opponents, including:

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