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New County Commissioner Wants Medicare For All, Progressive Taxes

Thursday, January 24, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson. | Courtesy Cook County Board of Commissioners

Brandon Johnson, a former Chicago Public Schools teacher, pulled off a narrow, seemingly unlikely, victory against incumbent Richard Boykin to win the 1st District Cook County Commissioner seat by running well to the left of his opponent.

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