Today, the new UWF Elected Official Chapter held its first-ever issue briefing on housing!
Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson, Cook County Commissioner Alma Anaya, State Representative Delia Ramirez, State Representative Aaron Ortiz, and State Representative Celina Villanueva met with organizers and activists from:
Chicago Housing Initiative
Just Housing Initiative
Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance
Logan Square Neighborhood Association
Lift The Ban Coalition
SEIU Healthcare IL & IN
Chicago Teachers Union
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
Along with researchers Janet Smith of the UIC Voorhees Center and Stephanie Farmer of Roosevelt University, we held a powerful and historic conversation on how we win #HousingForAll through policy changes and political leadership at the city, county, and state level.