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Rahm's Reelection Bid Is Not Looking So Hot Right Now, Poll Shows

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

A new poll shows Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) could face trouble in his bid for reelection. Conducted on Wednesday by McKeon & Associates for t...

Rahm Makes Late-Night Round On 'Letterman' Tonight

Posted 09.09.2013 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is about to be everywhere this week. The Mayor is getting beamed into households across the country this week, starting ...

Rahm On Time Cover: 'This Is The Happiest I've Ever Been'

Posted 05.30.2013 | Chicago

In the cover story of this week's Time magazine, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel told the magazine that -- despite deflating approval ratings, the Windy Ci...

Rahm Emanuel Zings Rick Perry

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel marked the beginning of Texas Gov. Rick Perry's business trip to Illinois with a jab on Monday, targeting the Republican fo...

Chicago Mayor Losing African-American Support | Posted 03.25.2013 | Black Voices

When President Obama said that Rahm Emanuel, his former White House Chief of Staff, would make a fine mayor for Chicago, the city's black voters took ...

Rahm's First Year: Looking Back On The Mayor's Big Moves

Posted 05.16.2012 | Chicago

Wednesday marks a year since Rahm Emanuel took office as Chicago's mayor. And what a year it's been. A poll of 700 Chicago voters conducted by the ...

People Before Profit, Rahm!

Rev. Gregory Seal Livingston | Posted 06.13.2012 | Chicago
Rev. Gregory Seal Livingston

Making Chicago look profitable by cutting health, education, social and public safety services is taxing the collective psyche of our town to the point that by July we will really be in the red... blood red.

WATCH: Teachers Union President Says Rahm Is 'Absolutely' Anti-Teacher

Posted 12.11.2011 | Chicago

After participating in the heavily attended, largely peaceful Take Back Chicago rally Monday evening, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis app...

Rahm Emanuel's Renters Move Out

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 08.23.2011 | Chicago

The Halpins have left the Emanuel home. Rob and Lori Halpin, who forced Rahm Emanuel to spend about $800,000 in legal fees defending his right to r...

How Will Rahm Approach AIDS In Chicago?

Posted 07.10.2011 | Chicago

Story by Andrew Davis, courtesy of the Windy City Times Among the myriad topics Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel must confront during his term, which start...

'The City That Shaped Me': Common, Rahm, Dave Eggers And More

Time Out Chicago | Posted 06.27.2011 | Chicago

Stars: They're just like us! Not really. But a lot of them grew up here, and we've collected dozens of their funny, touching or just plain unbelievabl...

Candidates Predict A Runoff With Rahm

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel's main rivals in the race to succeed Chicago Mayor Richard Daley spent Monday doing som...

Chicago Election Live Blog: The Word Of The Day Is 'Runoff'

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel was elected mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, easily overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of...

Hey, Chicago, Say Hello to Your Next F#@*ing Mayor

TIME | James Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On a recent Saturday morning, a middle-aged man worked the produce and deli sections of a South Side Chicago supermarket, ambling past signs touting a...

WATCH: Union Leader Calls Rahm A 'Judas' As City Workers Cry Foul

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

This week, a scathing report by the Civic Federation made it abundantly clear that pensions in the Chicagoland area are grossly underfunded, and that ...

Rahm Emanuel Undecided On Whether Kids Will Attend Chicago Public Schools

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel wants to increase teacher training programs but says he won't commit to sending his kid...

THE COUNTDOWN: Chico Accuses Rahm Of Intimidation.. Crack Is Whack

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With only 22 days left until the city elections (and early voting under way) things are progressing rather normally: the congenial spirit of the first...

Rahm Emanuel Residency Reactions

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rahm Emanuel's residency controversy has the Twitter-verse abuzz. From those making campaign funding jokes to quips about ballot mistakes, everyone...

WATCH: Rahm Defends Skipping Mayoral Forums, Says He's Been To 30 Grocery Stores

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As the clear frontrunner in the race for Chicago mayor, Rahm Emanuel has been hammered on a variety of issues by all of his opponents. He's been cal...

GAME DAY POLITICS: Rahm Buys Ad Spot During Bears-Packers Game

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The financial reports show Rahm Emanuel raised far more campaign money than all his opponents in the race for Chicago mayor combined. ...

Rahm Emanuel Discloses Campaign Funds, Leaving Little Doubt He's the Frontrunner

James Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
James Warren

Chicago may be a flyover city for the elite in Los Angeles, but personal checks appear to be dropping from their Gulfstreams as they pass overhead -- and right into the coffers of Chicago mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel.

Rahm Emanuel's Residency Case Continues

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel is forging ahead with his campaign for Chicago mayor as if he's guaranteed a spot on th...

Rahm Emanuel To Formally Announce Mayoral Run This Weekend

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel plans to make official this weekend what everyone already knows: He's running for mayor...

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...

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...