WBEZ | handicapping http://www.wbez.org/tags/handicapping Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Handicapping the mayoral race on the home stretch http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-02-18/handicapping-mayoral-race-home-stretch-82510 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/mayoral last debate getty olson_0.JPG" alt="" /><p><p>So now that the televised debates are over,&nbsp; the mad dash to the finish line is on! The race to become mayor of Chicago is heading into its final days before Tuesday&rsquo;s election. The last TV ads will air and candidates&rsquo; schedules are packed with appearances! WBEZ&rsquo;s political reporter Sam Hudzik joined <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> to talk about what to expect over the crazy campaign weekend ahead.</p><p><strong>POST-ELECTION SPECIAL</strong>:</p><p><em>Eight Forty-Eight </em>will a live broadcast for its <a target="_blank" href="http://www.wbez.org/event/2011-02-23/848-city-remake">post-election day show</a>. It will be at the Navy Pier studios on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at 9:00 a.m. If you&rsquo;re interested in participating, please send an email to <a href="mailto:848@wbez.org?subject=Post-Election%20Show"><strong>848@wbez.org</strong></a> with the subject line: Post Election Show. Or call <strong>312-948-4848</strong>.</p><p><em>Music Button performed live by The Opus: &quot;International&quot; (unreleased</em><em>)</em></p></p> Fri, 18 Feb 2011 14:12:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-02-18/handicapping-mayoral-race-home-stretch-82510