Nearly a year after the contract for rank-and-file police officers expired, progress on a new deal has been slow, the union president said. The authors of a police reform proposal drafted after two years of meetings are frustrated that their proposal has failed to gain traction. Aldermen will take another crack at a new permit for mobile merchants, and Chicago Public Schools CEO Janice Jackson is coming to a cable television program near you.

FOP Lodge 7 Pres. Kevin Graham, Ald. Roderick Sawyer (6), Ald. Ariel Reboyras (30), and Ald. Harry Osterman (48) take varied questions from the audience on civilian oversight of the Chicago Police Department at a City Club of Chicago event on May 21, 2018.

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