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Obama Thinks Rahm Should Be Able To Run, Jarrett Says

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Valerie Jarrett, a Chicago native and one of President Obama's top advisors, appeared on "Good Morning America" Tuesday and said Obama believes Rahm E...

Rahm Vows To Fight Court Ruling: 'We Will Prevail'

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to hear Rahm Emanuel's appeal of a decision that threw him off the ballot for Chicago mayor. Supreme Court spok...

THE COUNTDOWN: So Much Drama In The 312

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In just thirty days, Chicagoans will head to the polls and vote in a whole new batch of city leaders. While the race for mayor was quite dramatic from...

Sam Stein

Emanuel Responds To Court Ruling: Demands Name Be Kept On Ballot

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- Rahm Emanuel's mayoral campaign issued a late-afternoon motion on Monday hoping to reverse what could be a disastrous decision from an I...

Sam Stein

Emanuel Ruling Creates A Legal 'Mess,' Possibility of 1st Amendment Suits: Expert

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An Illinois appellate court decision to rule that Rahm Emanuel does not qualify as a Chicago resident and should be left off the mayoral...

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...

Rahm Emanuel's Website Goes Down

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Looking for Rahm Emanuel's reaction to today's court ruling? You won't find it on his website, as it's down for the moment. His mayoral campaign we...

Rahm Emanuel Ruling: Can't Run For Mayor, Not Chicago Resident

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An Illinois court on Monday threw Rahm Emanuel's name off the Chicago mayoral ballot, possibly ending the former White House chief of staff's bid to l...

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.

Jennifer Hudson Headlining Rahm Emanuel Fundraiser

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

He already has a massive campaign war chest and a solid lead in the polls, but on Monday night, Rahm Emanuel will add some star power to his thriving ...

WATCH: Rahm Sends Workers To Keep Tabs On Chico

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: Chico spokesperson Brooke Anderson responded to the Emanuel campaign's claim that it was merely "attending a public event to see what is said...

Rahm Emanuel Could Leave White House In October

TIME | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House aides are preparing for the possibility that Rahm Emanuel may step down as chief of staff as soon as early October if he decides to run fo...

Reports: Rahm Will Announce Bid For Chicago Mayor Friday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After months of speculation, Rahm Emanuel is expected to leave his position as White House Chief of Staff on Friday. Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mic...

WATCH: Obama Says Rahm Must Make Decision To Run For Mayor 'Quickly'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

President Barack Obama appeared on "The Today Show" Monday morning, and told Matt Lauer that if Rahm Emanuel does decide to run for Mayor of Chicago, ...

Rahm Emanuel, Jesse Jackson Jr. Meet To Discuss Chicago Mayor Race

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel and Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. had a private meeting Wednesday night to discuss the Chicago mayor's race--and thei...

Rahm Emanuel Visits Chicago For Richard J. Daley Global Cities Forum, Talks Urban Issues

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rahm Emanuel is visiting the city that could be his this week when he attends the conference named after the father of the man he seeks to replace. R...

Mike Quigley On Rahm Emanuel For Chicago Mayor: 'This Is All Bulls***"

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

"This is all b.s. The mayor is running again," Quigley answered adamantly, not using the abbreviation. Is that on the record? "That's on the record....

Lisa Madigan: Rahm Emanuel For Chicago Mayor 'A Little Premature'; She Won't Run

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Attorney General Lisa Madigan was cautious when responding Tuesday to speculation surrounding the future of Chicago's mayor. When she was asked abou...

Luis Gutierrez: Rahm For Chicago Mayor 'Won't Get My Endorsement Any Time Soon'

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

There's at least one prominent Illinois Democrat who won't be endorsing Rahm Emanuel for the mayor of Chicago: Rep. Luis Gutierrez....

Rahm Emanuel Reportedly Considering Run For Chicago Mayor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: Rahm Emanuel is publicly urging Mayor Richard Daley to run again in 2011. "Mayor Daley is a great mayor for a great city. He has my full sup...