J.B. Pritzker announced his running mate today as he pursues the Democratic nomination for Illinois governor.
Pritzker’s pick for lieutenant governor is State Representative Juliana Stratton of Chicago.
Pritzker and other Democrats have been focusing a lot on issues affecting African-American voters.
At a rally in Chicago - Stratton - who’s black - said her community has been on the wrong side of the criminal justice system for too long.
STRATTON: We have been ignored and suffered decades of disinvestment.