Hey, Joe Ferguson: If Mayor Rahm’s making you leave in a year—go out strong.
Having run out of schools to close, Mayor Rahm bulldozes La Casita.
Feeling the heat from parents upset about school funding cuts, Mayor Emanuel sets up a hot line.
Mayor Emanuel gives the Cubs a property tax break as the team battles Milwaukee for last place.
Mayor Emanuel tips his hand on what he might give the schools from the TIF reserves.
Shame on Chicago: the City Council sneaks through a land deal, taking tens of millions of dollars from our dead-broke schools.
Why your tax money keeps going down the TIF portal hole
Emanuel magically discovers some money for north-side schools in the hopes that the parents will shut up about larger cuts and other stuff—like a certain $55 million basketball/hotel TIF deal.
A Rogers Park mom and school blogger is not afraid to tell is like it is in her blog, That Way Madness Lies.
As a small step toward independence, Chicagoans should sign an online petition calling on Mayor Emanuel not to take tens of millions from our dead-broke schools and spend it on a basketball arena for DePaul.
Hey, Mayor Rahm—no one cares that you really don’t care about the Blackhawks.
The buck stops somewhere else—Mayor Emanuel plays the blame game for the failure of the gay marriage bill and a resolution to the teacher pension issue.
Mayor Rahm’s spending so much cash on his hotel/DePaul basketball arena scheme that he’s got no money to buy toilet paper or librarians for the schools.
As principals warn their staff of budget cuts in the public schools, Mayor Emanuel takes another step to spend $55 million in property taxes on a hotel and DePaul University basketball arena.
With gay marriage as with school closings and crony capitalism—we live in a land of Democrats who are ruled by closet Republicans.