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Black Leadership for Sale in Chicago

Tio Hardiman | Posted 05.18.2015 | Chicago
Tio Hardiman

The African American vote plays a crucial role in electoral politics, especially in a big city like Chicago. Many candidates have to gain approval from the African American community in order to secure the mayor's office.

Chicago Give Thanks: Politicians, Foodies, Bloggers & Artists Weigh In

Posted 01.30.2012 | Chicago

With Thanksgiving now upon us, HuffPost Chicago wanted to take the opportunity to reach out to some of our favorite Chicagoans and find out some of t...

Better Government Association: An Immense Force

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Miles J. Zaremski

Ever hear of the Better Government Association (BGA)? Hope you have, but if not, read on. The other evening at the Miramar Restaurant in Highwood, I...

Mike Quigley's Spring Break: Learning By Doing

Chicago News Cooperative | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

When Mike Quigley returned to the United States House of Representatives from the Easter recess on Tuesday, he was armed with a couple of atypical vac...

Immigration Reform Unhinges Congressman

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fernando Espuelas

What better way to get this reform passed than by encouraging the main constituency for immigration reform, Americans of Latinos descent, to not participate in the elections?