Don’t give up on an elected school board, Mayor Lightfoot.
The mayor stops bashing the schools so he can take credit for fixing them.
Rahm Emanuel is a heavy favorite, but Garcia offers voters a compelling personal history.
It sure looks like Alderman Fioretti is running for mayor.
A new poll is the latest sign that Mayor Emanuel could be in trouble.
Little Village’s underworld of labor brokers, known as raiteros, take workers for a ride.
A short list of people who, under some circumstance, could challenge Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2015.
Chicago’s in denial—lots of voters can’t bring themselves to admit that they actually voted for Rahm Emanuel
What would have happened had we elected Miguel del Valle and not Rahm Emanuel as our mayor?
Rahm Emanuel voted best local politico
Newly sworn-in Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a deal with aldermen last week that he said would bring much-needed reform and efficiency to the Chicago City Council: The number of legislative committees would be cut from 19 to 16, trimming about $500,000 from the council’s $20 million annual budget. “The people of Chicago were loud and […]
State senator Rickey Hendon has retired, and the wheeling and dealing has just begun to replace him.
An aldermanic candidate turns thumbs-down on the thumbs-up process.
Polls opened at 6 AM as Chicagoans awakened to another snowfall. But already there’s plenty to talk about. Mayor Daley voted early, and jetted off to the British Virgin Islands with his wife, Maggie, and friend Terry Newman. (Sun-Times)
Barack Obama had Shepard Fairey.
Miguel del Valle has Maya Escobar.