Linda Driscoll
Linda Driscoll
Key information
Status Alive
Profession Politician
Chicago Alderman
Relationships Ian Todd - aide
Mayor Tom Kane - political ally
Alderman Ortiz - political ally
Alderman Adriana Mata - political ally
Behind the scenes
Portrayed by Elizabeth Laidlaw
Season 2
Episode "Louder Than Words"
Linda Driscoll is a Chicago Alderman.


Season 2Edit

She employed Ian Todd as a key aide but has loaned him to Mayor Tom Kane to fill the gap in his staff left by the death of Ezra Stone and the departure of Kitty O'Neill. She supports Kane's ordnance to close the Lennoz Gardens housing project despite reservations about the lack of a relocation plan for the displaced residents.[1]

It is revealed in episode 3 that Ian Todd is Alderman Driscolls lover, despite the fact she appears to be married with a family.

Behind the scenesEdit

Linda Driscoll is a minor character in the second season. She is played by co-star Elizabeth Laidlaw and only appears in "Louder Than Words".


Driscoll appears in "Louder than Words",  "Through and Through", "Ablution," "Backlash," "The Conversation," and "True Enough".

Season 2 appearances
"Louder Than Words" "Through and Through" "Ablution" "Redemption" "Mania"
"Backflash" "The Conversation" "Consequence" "Clinch" "True Enough"


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