Mayor Rahm Emanuel has just one week left in his tenure, and as he wraps up his time in office, he’s been framing his legacy around education and his handling of the city’s finances.
Morning Shift talks with two public finance experts about how the mayor handled the city’s budget and its pension crisis.
GUESTS: Laurence Msall, president of the Civic Federation
Ralph Martire, executive director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
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