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Mayoral Madness

Objectors Demand Rahm's Birth Certificate Prior To Election Hearing

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Though the Chicago elections are less than three months away, the race for mayor still seems to be in its very early stages. There have been few polit...

PHOTOS: Meet The Candidates For Chicago Mayor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

We knew there were a lot of people considering mayoral bids, but we did not expect 20 candidates. Well, hopefully Chicagoans like having many options....

Unlikely Candidates: Rahm Emanuel's Tenant And Roland Burris Are Running For Mayor

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was a busy and rainy day in Chicago, as city candidates vying for a spot on the ballot had their last chance to file petitions. As expected, state ...

MAYORAL MADNESS: Rahm's Pretty Polling Numbers, An Obscure Campaign Video

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The petitions are in (for the most part) and many of us have already seen a campaign ad or two--the Chicago campaign season is in full swing. Will w...

Chicago Mayor's Race Roundup: Luis Gutierrez Won't Run, More Talk Of Rahm's Residency

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After a needed vacation, Mayoral Madness is back! And with news! Thursday was apparently when several high profile politicians whose names have been f...

MAYORAL MADNESS: Rahm's Housing Woes, Where Is The Tea Party?

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

When Mayor Daley announced that he would not seek a seventh term, most lifelong Chicagoans knew that things were about to get crazy. The political cov...

MAYORAL MADNESS: Jackson Jr. Has A Bad Week, Will Rahm Leave White House In October?

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While the amount of rumor and speculation surrounding the Chicago mayor's race has progressively increased, it seems that the number of confirmed mayo...

MAYORAL MADNESS: Meeks For Mayor Sign Pops Up...Who Will Make Daley's Wikipedia Page Better?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On day two of our Chicago mayor's race roundup*, we bring you a touching story of a young reporter and a fairly young politician. In 1982, the Chica...

MAYORAL MADNESS: Handy Election Scorecard, Manny Flores To Run

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Since Mayor Daley announced that he would not be running for a seventh term last week, the Chicago news cycle has been dominated by mayor's race cover...