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Chicago Aldermanic Races

Elections Board: Secretive Chicago PAC Doesn't Have To Disclose Donors

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A political action committee that received $855,000 from its nonprofit wing is not required to disclose its funders, the Illinois State Board of Elect...

WATCH: Rahm Denies Ties To Secretly Funded Political Group

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was no secret that Rahm Emanuel had plenty of money to put toward his bid for mayor. Even after spending a reported $11 million on the campaign its...

GOP Could Increase Members On Chicago City Council

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Republicans could double their numbers on the Chicago City Council in April, and GOP State Party Chair Pat Brady says he'll help. The runoff electi...

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...

Aldermania! The Cirque De Silly Is Back In Town

Chicago Reader | January 14, 2010 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

One day late last summer, Tom Courtney came up with the preposterous notion of running for alderman of the 27th Ward. He'd be a 37-year-old white g...