Chicago Tonight

Former Lake County Politician on Addiction, Recovery

Clip: 09/24/2019 | 9m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

Aaron Lawlor was elected to the Lake County Board at age 26. By 30, he was the board’s youngest ever chairperson. But that career came to a crashing halt last year amid legal and personal problems, and a battle with alcohol and substance abuse. Now sober, Lawlor says he has given up politics but regained his life -- and he’s eager to tell his story.

Aired: 09/24/19

Rating: NR

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