Ald. Toni Foulkes (16) was affirmed 16th Ward Democratic Committeewoman, by a vote of the Cook County Democratic Party’s Central Committee on Friday. She replaces the late Ald. JoAnn Thompson, who passed in February. Foulkes appointment means the process to replace the late State Rep. Esther Golar can go on. The deadline for an appointment is Wednesday, October 21. Ald. Raymond Lopez (15) who leads up the District Committee to select a replacement, reports he is still working to set a meeting date. Learn more about Ald. Foulkes on Clout.Wiki.