A couple of candidates for Chicago mayor are protesting Rahm Emanuel's decision to use footage of President Obama in a recent television ad.The ad is called "leadership" and it features sound and video from President Obama's speech when Emanuel left his job as chief of staff in the White H
All six candidates for Chicago mayor claim they support reparations for descendants of United State slaves, but they have different definitions of what that means.The topic came up at a debate Wednesday evening sponsored by the Chicago Defender newspaper at the DuSable Museum of African Ame
Chicago is still trying to dig itself out from under a mountain of snow, and the city's politicians are doing their best to prove that they, too, know how to use a shovel.Recognizing the importance of mayoral snow-clearing duties, several candidates tried to capitalize on the blizzard.
Chicago mayoral candidate Gery Chico keeps trying to get mileage out of rival Rahm Emanuel's proposal to tax some services. The former school board head has been holding press conferences to highlight services he says could be taxed if Emanuel's plan becomes law.