Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot addresses the news media. [Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago]

Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Wednesday she would oppose an effort to hike the Real Estate Transfer Tax to fund efforts to fight homelessness in Chicago, saying the money was needed to fill Chicago’s yawning budget deficit.

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