Troy in the news

Media and Videos

Troy's speech at the Southsiders for Troy Fundraiser

August 18, 2018

Troy speaking at BJ's Market on his candidacy for Mayor

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Press Releases

Troy LaRaviere Releases Plan to Reduce Violence in Chicago

August 10, 2018

Troy LaRaviere releases his plan to reduce violence in Chicago. View his plan here: www.troyforchicago.com/issues

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Press Releases

Full Statement on Consent Decree

July 31, 2018

Troy LaRaviere's full statement on the proposed consent decree for the Chicago Police Department.

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Media and Videos

Troy on Middays with Perri Small on WVON

July 23, 2018

Listen to Troy's interview on Middays with Perri Small on WVON.

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Press Releases

Full statement on shooting of Harith Augustus

July 16, 2018

I demand the release of every officer’s video, and the accompanying audio files. We need to understand and examine the officers’ behavior, as well as the events that led to the tragic death of Harith Augustus.

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Media and Videos

Video from 25th Ward IPO

July 14, 2018

Troy LaRaviere describes why he is running for Mayor of Chicago.

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In the news

LaRaviere is a values-oriented candidate and served as a Bernie Sanders convention delegate.

July 12, 2018

Although other Chicago mayoral candidates try to present themselves as "progressive," LaRaviere's focus is on real issues. He challenges establishment politics that cater to corrupt interests in the current administration. Chicago needs him in the Mayor's office.

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In the news

CPS accused of altering documents and denying special education services

May 4, 2018

Chicago principals association President Troy LaRaviere on Thursday accused Chicago Public Schools of altering a public record to cover up what he contended was an improper denial of special education services at a South Side elementary school. - Chicago Tribune

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In the news

The principal taking on Emanuel and corporate school reform

June 14, 2016

"Rahm Emanuel’s administration has an unhealthy obsession with redirecting our tax dollars toward people who don’t need them—the wealthy interests that support them. Anything that gets in the way of that—my work, the work of others—is a target." - Troy LaRaviere

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Troy LaRaviere risks job to speak out against Emanuel's dangerous borrorwing practices

February 15, 2016

"I worry far more about the ability of the young people coming to CPS about the knowledge and skill set that they need to get any job than I worry about me keeping one job." - Troy LaRaviere

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Troy calls out filthy schools scandal

September 17, 2014

"We also found that 93% of principals who responded to the survey, contacted someone in cnetral office and Aramark about their problems. And of those 93%, 91% of them said those problems had yet to be addressed." - Troy LaRaviere

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Troy LaRaviere rips CPS school budgets and Emanuel

July 18, 2013

It’s rare for CPS principals to publicly challenge district policy, and under Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration principals have said they’ve been told not to talk to the press without getting prior approval. LaRaviere said his goal was to shine a light on the “real, on-the-ground conditions” students will face under the budget for the coming school year. - WBEZ

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