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People Hate Rahm Emanuel So Much It Might Cost Hillary Clinton Illinois

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.04.2017 | Politics

The race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders has tightened in Illinois' Democratic primary as Sanders' campaign works relentlessly to tie Clint...

Rahm Emanuel Raised Money for Hillary Clinton. Another Reason to Vote for Bernie Sanders

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.25.2017 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Today's Democratic choices consist of a candidate endorsed by Rahm Emanuel, or Bernie Sanders, a candidate endorsed by 2.3 million contributions from American voters. For Bernie Sanders, the average campaign contribution is less than $30. At one of Emanuel's Chicago fundraising events for Clinton, admission was $2,500.

Illinois Considers Allowing Recall Attempts Of Chicago Mayor

Associated Press | Igor Bobic | Posted 01.03.2016 | Politics

CHICAGO (AP) — The furor over recent Chicago police shootings has legislators considering whether voters should be allowed to recall Mayor Rahm Eman...

Illinois Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Oust Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 12.17.2015 | Politics

As Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's popularity spirals downward, two Illinois Democrats have introduced legislation that could lead to a recall of the emb...

Freedom Of Press Announces Fundraiser For Journalists Uncovering Police Brutality

The Intercept | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 01.16.2017 | Media

A major scandal is currently engulfing the Chicago Police Department and the city’s mayor, Rahm Emanuel....

Chicago Starts The Week With 14 Shot In 15 Hours

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.30.2015 | Crime

Chicago's bloody weekend spilled into the workweek, as 14 people were shot in the city over a 15-hour period from late Monday night to early Tuesday m...

School Protesters Force Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel To Shut Down Budget Meeting

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 09.02.2015 | Politics

A group of protesters caused Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to shut down a budget meeting on Wednesday evening after he refused to answer their questions ...

Marina Fang

Rahm Emanuel Reverses Position On Policy That Would Affect Chicago-Based United Airlines | Marina Fang | Posted 05.19.2015 | Politics

CHICAGO -- In a move that shows why Chicago's called "clout city," United Airlines may have used its political influence to strong-arm Chicago Mayor R...

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...

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 ...

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...