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Here's What Pat Quinn Is Up To These Days

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 10.02.2016 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

It's been nearly nine months since former Gov. Pat Quinn disappeared from the news cycle. This week, though, he's edged back into the headlines -- ...

Chicago Fire Department May Be Moving In With Chicago Police

Posted 12.06.2011 | Chicago

The city's next cost-cutting measure could be making roommates out of the Chicago Fire Department and the Chicago Police Department. The Chicago Su...

Drew Peterson's Letter From Jail: Says 'Malicious Prosecution' Hurting His Children

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Last week, Drew Peterson's son was suspended from his job at the Oak Brook Police Department after allegedly hiding his incarcerated father's guns in ...

Blago Tapes Played In Court: Ex Gov Irked By 'Thankful' Message From Obama Aide

Huffington Post | Janan Hanna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Sounding at times desperate and dispirited, and at other times enthusiastic and grandiose, Rod Blagojevich was captured on tape strategizing about how...

Scott Lee Cohen To Run As Independent For Governor?

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

He's baaaaack? Sneed hears rumbles former lieutenant governor candidate Scott Lee Cohen is angling for a comeback. The millionaire pawnbroker is "i...

Sneed: White House Pushing Forrest Claypool As Democratic Lieutenant Governor

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Gov. Quinn is remaining hush-hush about his choice for lieutenant governor this time -- now that veterans chief/close friend Tammy Duckworth turned hi...

Tammy Duckworth To Replace Cohen? Quinn Wants It That Way, Source Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Does Pat Quinn want Tammy Duckworth to fill the recently vacated Lt. Governor spot? A source told Chicago Sun-Times columnist Michael Sneed that Duckw...

Whoops! Michelle Will Never Shop There Again

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Carol Felsenthal

Now that Michelle Obama is in the White House, she has to be careful that Nancy Reagan is not the First Lady to whom she is compared.

Is It Fair to Call Bill Daley a Lobbyist? Well, Actually, Yes It Is

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Carol Felsenthal

In 2005 I published a profile of Bill Daley in Chicago magazine, where I'm a contributing editor. I looked back at my research and at various drafts of the article and here's what I found.