What's at stake in upcoming aldermanic run-off races

March 11, 2011

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Chicago residents will have another chance to shake up City Hall in the upcoming aldermanic run-off races.

The fourteen aldermanic run-off elections scheduled for April will have a big impact on the make-up of the Chicago City Council. So it's no surprise that Mayor-Elect Rahm Emanuel is wading deep into the runoff pool. He’s already chosen sides in more than half the races.

But he’s not the only one with a close eye on these races. Business groups and unions have a lot at stake as well. WBEZ political reporter Sam Hudzik has been following it all.

Check out Sam's previous post on the aldermanic elections.