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Bill Clinton To Campaign For Rahm Emanuel In Chicago

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former President Bill Clinton will campaign in support of former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel's bid for Chicago mayor. Ema...

My Top Ten Political Winners and Losers for 2010

Niall O'Dowd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Niall O'Dowd

Written off after the mid-term elections, a few weeks later Barack Obama glides, if not exactly walks, on water.

Rahm Emanuel Calls For Longer School Days

Chicago News Cooperative | DAN MIHALOPOULOS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel called for longer school days in Chicago schools during a visit Wednesday to a charter school on the Southwest Side. I...

Hollywood Heavyweights To Hold Fundraiser For Rahm Emanuel

deadline.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

I've just learned that five well-known Hollywood Democrats -- David Geffen, Bob Iger, Peter Chernin, Haim Saban, and Ari Emanuel -- are hosting a Nove...

Rahm Emanuel Talks 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Windy City Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

For Rahm Emanuel, this is the best and worst of times. Thanks to a variety of factors--not the least of which is name recognition, thanks to his ye...

Terri Olian for Mayor of Highland Park

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

Though Chicago's race for mayor is attracting quite a draw for a variety of reasons, including the presence of former White House Chief of Staff Rahm ...

Rahm Emanuel's Residency Hearing: Tenant Testifies Today

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The second day of a hearing into whether Rahm Emanuel has the legal right to run for Chicago mayor focused Wednesday on the family ite...

Rahm Testifies About Residency TODAY

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Rahm Emanuel, who left a powerful job with President Barack Obama at the White House to move back to Chicago and run for mayor, endure...

Rahm Emanuel's Wife Won't Testify At Chicago Residency Hearing

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — An election official says Rahm Emanuel's wife won't have to testify at a hearing over challenges to the former White House chief of st...

Rahm Emanuel Endorsed By Mother Of Slain CPS Student In Ad

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Last week, the Chicago Police Department released their November crime statistics--showing that the city's crime has continued to fall for 23 straight...

Dozens Of Challenges Filed Against Rahm's Candidacy: Hearing Held Today

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — In a crowded basement hearing room, dozens of people who don't want former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel to be Chicago's nex...

Some New Trier Alums Offended By Donald Rumsfeld's Alumni Award

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

This week, New Trier High School in Winnetka released its "alumni Hall of Honor awards," where everyone from Rainn Wilson ("The Office") to former U.S...

Rahm Loses High School Popularity Contest To Donald Rumsfeld

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

New Trier Township High School has a very impressive list of graduates. From politicians and actors to dancers and scientists--their alums have certai...

Rahm Emanuel Says Goodbye To White House

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — Departing Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel is saying goodbye to the White House and President Barack Obama. Without specifically mentio...

Chicago: Rahm Is Coming

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — When Rahm Emanuel quit Friday as President Barack Obama's chief of staff, he said it was for "new challenges" in Chicago, talked up th...

Obama Expected To Announce Rahm Emanuel's Resignation Friday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama will make a personnel announcement Friday. It's widely expected to be the departure of ...

Rahm Emanuel To Begin Touring Chicago Neighborhoods, Connecting With Voters This Weekend

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel is set to give up his influential national post Friday to begin a run for Chicago mayor, a job...

WATCH: Rahm Releases A New Ad On Jobs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Though it's still early in the race for Chicago's next mayor, Rahm Emanuel is already taking advantage of his massive war chest. The former White Hou...

As Deadline Approaches, Rahm Calls Residency Challenges A Distraction

AP | KAREN HAWKINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A longtime Chicago election attorney joined the effort Friday to push mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel off the February ballot over his ...

Report: Former CTA Chief To Run Rahm Emanuel's Mayoral Campaign

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In yet another sign that Rahm Emanuel plans to run Mayor of Chicago, former CTA Board Chairman Terry Peterson has reportedly signed on to manage the c...

Levine Not Guilty For Threatening To 'Deck' Conservative Pundit

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In today's edition of "Court Rulings We Totally Agree With The Spirit Of," a judge found veteran CBS reporter Jay Levine not guilty of misdemeanor ass...

Missed Connection For Rahm Emanuel, 'Foxy Old Beast'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicagoans have had mixed reactions to the return of Rahm Emanuel, and the former Chicago congressman's bid for mayor. Some are skeptical, some think ...

Rahm Emanuel's Candidacy Will Be Challenged By Election Lawyer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Does Rahm Emanuel have something to worry about when it comes to the validity of his Chicago residency? Or are those challenging him just playing "pol...

Chicago Is Seeing Democracy at Its Finest -- And Worst

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Hermene Hartman

Games will be played, and deception will occur -- this is the nature of the political beast. But for sure, this spring, there will be a new Mayor in City Hall.

Rahm's Tenant Is Officially Not Running

The Huffington Post | Will Guzzardi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It may not be the biggest surprise of this political season, but it's something: after collecting some petition signatures and exploring the possibili...