Debating debates, DREAM Act, and DADT
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The Race for Mayor
We’ll start small this week with city news—where arguably the biggest stories emerged. The Chicago mayoral campaign continues to heat up, and candidates are signing on for forums and debates—and railing on Rahm Emanuel for opting out of some, including three forums scheduled for next week. And that, of course, is not the only Rahm-ripping going on. Gery Chico is out with a web ad questioning Emanuel's transparency promises.