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San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin poses at his campaign headquarters in San Francisco, on May 26, 2022. Politically liberal San Francisco could vote out one of the most progressive prosecutors in the country nearly three years after he was elected. Boudin's time in office coincided with a pandemic in which brutal attacks against Asian seniors and viral footage of rampant shoplifting fueled a rare campaign to remove him. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Residents in S.F., L.A. looking to recall Soros-backed DA’s

Californians are putting their soros-backed district attorney’s on the chopping block for their soft-on-crime policies. Tuesday’s primary ballots will give San Franciscans the chance to oust DA Chesa Boudin (D-Calif.). The embattled attorney has decried the effort as a Republican hit job, but 64 percent of Democrat voters reportedly supported the recall effort. Even progressive Mayor London Breed (D-Calif.) spoke out against her DA’s approach to crime.


Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks during the groundbreaking ceremony for the Obama Presidential Center at Jackson Park on September 28, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. - The 700-million-dollar project has been six years in the making and the center is scheduled to open in 2025. (Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski / AFP) (Photo by KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI/AFP via Getty Images)

Chicago implements new curfew for teenagers amid crime surge

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D-Ill.) implemented a permanent curfew for residents in the Windy City. Alderpeople passed the curfew in a 30-19 vote as an increase in shootings plague Downtown and following the killing of 16-year-0ld Seandell Holliday near The Bean at Millennium Park.