As the next Cook County Commissioner in the 14th District, I will support our law enforcement professionals and ensure Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx can no longer go easy on criminals…..
Under the failed leadership of Commissioner Scott Britton and Kim Foxx, Cook County has been unable to address serious social issues – and the opioid crisis is just one of them. Opioids are the most common non-natural cause of death is our county; the numbers are staggering and extremely concerning. Fox News Chicago reports opioid-related deaths have nearly tripled since 2017, with almost 2,000 deaths occurring in 2021.
Commissioner Britton has been a strong proponent of defunding the police and has also failed to stop Kim Foxx from prosecuting multiple crimes that could have kept drug dealers off of our streets. Now we see the repercussions….view the Fox News Chicago story here. #bentonforyou #votebentonhowser