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Rahm Emanuel Mayor

The Countdown: 'Rahm Tax' Attacked, Braun's Bad Grade

The Huffington Post | Will Guzzardi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Down to 26 days remaining until the city elections, and we're back at you with the day's news. The first ballots will start coming in next week, and t...

The Countdown: 'Rahm Tax' Attacked, Braun's Bad Grade

The Huffington Post | Will Guzzardi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Down to 26 days remaining until the city elections, and we're back at you with the day's news. The first ballots will start coming in next week, and t...

The Countdown: Miguel Shines, Chico Returns Donations

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Just 27 days to go, and things are finally a bit clearer. After months of hearings and debate, Rahm Emanuel's residency issue has finally been resolve...

AND HE'S BACK: Supreme Court Puts Rahm Emanuel Back On The Ballot

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Illinois' highest court put Rahm Emanuel back in the race for Chicago mayor Thursday, three days after a lower court threw the former White...

Chicago Voters: Let Rahm Emanuel Run For Mayor

AP | TAMMY WEBBER and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicagoans are having no trouble summing up their thoughts about the drama now before the Illinois Supreme Court over Rahm Emanuel's n...

Court's Strict Interpretation Of Illinois Residency Law In Rahm's Case A Shift From The Norm

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — If history unfolded differently, and Abraham Lincoln had served out his second term in the White House, could he have returned to Illi...

Rahm Back On Ballot While Supreme Court Decides Fate

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — With Chicago election officials printing mayoral ballots that include Rahm Emanuel's name, it's up to the Illinois Supreme Court to de...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Takes On Rahm's Ballot Woes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Jon Stewart covered Rahm Emanuel's residency woes on "The Daily Show" Tuesday night, and came to the conclusion that the only thing scarier than Rahm ...

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 To Appeal Ruling

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Just days ago, Rahm Emanuel seemed to be steamrolling the entire field of candidates for Chicago mayor. He had millions in the bank, a...

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.

Rahm Emanuel Raises Nearly $11 Million For Mayoral Bid

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel has a huge money advantage over his rivals in the race for Chicago mayor, financial rep...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...