Ja'Mal Green

"I believe that Chicago needs a Movement of Hope to help it reach its potential of being the greatest city in the world."

Sophia King

Did not participate in the WTTW Chicago Voter Guide.

Kam Buckner

"I’m a son of the Southside. A son of a teacher and law enforcement officer. I’m raising my young family right here in Bronzeville. What’s happening to our city is outrageous and I won’t stand for it, and I won’t stand by."

Willie L. Wilson

"I will collaborate with our federal, state, local and citizens to deal with the public safety crisis. I will address the root causes of violence. Also, I am running to lower taxes."

Brandon Johnson

"I am running for mayor of Chicago because I want to make these needs a reality. I want a better Chicago for my neighbors, for my family and for all residents and working families in our city."

Paul Vallas

"I am the only candidate with an extensive track record in success of managing complex and large systems. I have the experience  necessary to begin the work that needs to get done on day one of my administration."

Lori E. Lightfoot, Incumbent

"I have unapologetically undertaken an ambitious agenda of expanding opportunity and inclusive economic growth across Chicago’s neighborhoods and communities, leading the city through the unprecedented challenges of a global pandemic with tough, fair, and transparent leadership"

Roderick T. Sawyer

"I want to blow up the current model of Chicago government and replace it with a system that works for the people."

Jesús “Chuy” García

"It’s clear Chicago is not headed in the right direction with a leader who is unable to build the coalitions we need to succeed. I’ve spent my life rooted in community, with experience at all levels of government to deliver a brighter future for Chicago."