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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel And President-elect Trump To Meet

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is planning to meet today with President-elect Donald Trump. A mayoral spokesman says Emanuel is in New York for a series of meetings, and will sit down with Trump at 9 this morning. The two spoke on the phone a few weeks ago.

Emanuel says President-elect Trump called him. Emanuel didn't give many details, but reminded reporters that he is not a "shrinking violet"

— Lauren Chooljian (@laurenchooljian) December 5, 2016

Emanuel says they talked about the presidential transition, and he stressed that Chicago would remain a sanctuary city for undocumented immigrants.

Emanuel continues to press his defense of immigration issues with Trump

— Lauren Chooljian (@laurenchooljian) December 7, 2016

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