For proof that the people who run this city are determined to never change their ways, I bring you the latest unsavory details regarding the harassment of female lifeguards at Oak Street Beach. They’re contained in the recently released Hays Report, so named for Valarie Hays, the corporate lawyer who wrote it. The Park District […]
For the last few days, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other prominent lefties have sounded the alarm to Dems across the land. Do not support President Biden’s nomination of Mayor Rahm as ambassador to Japan. As he—Rahm, not Biden—buried evidence of murder in the Laquan McDonald shooting. And Dems have responded with their middle fingers metaphorically […]
Though he blames Mayor Daley for the budget crisis that’s making him jack up property taxes, Mayor Rahm has filled his budget office with old Daley staffers.
As last night’s hearing at the South Shore Cultural Center showed, the Mayor was going through the motions when he solicited budget ideas and suggestions from Chicago’s citizens.
As he prepared for reelection, Rahm Emanuel decided that more and more of his doings are none of your business.
As Mayor Emanuel blasts the parking meter deal, city lawyers fight to keep it in place
Fifteen of the donors and insiders who got access to Rahm Emanuel
Rahm Emanuel’s office was kind enough to provide aldermen with a short bio of Avis LaVelle before they had to consider whether to approve her appointment to the Park District board. And, as several aldermen noted, her professional background is impressive: press aide in the Clinton administration, press secretary for Mayor Richard M. Daley, vice […]
When public property goes private, public officials follow.
“Of course I know he’s not here,” said Rick Garcia as he stood outside the mayor’s office on the fifth floor of City Hall. He was wearing a dapper black blazer, a CURE AIDS NOW button, and a new goatee. “But I’m going to go through with this anyway. I want to return my award; […]