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Amara Enyia ran for election for Mayor of Chicago in Illinois. She lost in the general election on February 26, 2019.
Enyia completed Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey in 2019. Click here to read the survey answers.
Enyia responded to Ballotpedia's unique candidate survey for 2019 Chicago candidates. The survey questions were developed with input from more than 100 Chicagoans in the months preceding the 2019 election. Here is one selected response:
"There should be no conversations about addressing the pension crisis without a solid revenue strategy built in through diversifying and growing the city’s economy. There should also be no conversation about pensions without addressing existing waste due to our relationship with private financial institutions, the exorbitant cost of corruption, and refusal to reform the Tax Increment Financing (TIF) program."