Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Political Future Might be in Real Trouble

By: Monday July 14, 2014 12:17 pm

It appears that things aren’t going very well for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his hopes for reelection. A new poll shows him trailing two possible challengers by wide margins. An Early & Often Poll for Chicago Sun Times found both Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle with big [...]

Rahm Emanuel Back on Chicago Ballot… for Now

By: Tuesday January 25, 2011 1:42 pm

The Supreme Court of Illinois has granted Rahm Emanuel a stay of the appellate court’s ruling, so his name will still appear on the ballot for Chicago mayor. According to the Chicago Sun Times: The Illinois Supreme Court has ordered the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners to put Rahm Emanuel’s name back on the mayoral [...]

Appellate Court: Rahm Emanuel Can’t Run for Mayor of Chicago

By: Monday January 24, 2011 2:12 pm

Let’s all take a moment to enjoy some Schadenfreude. The CBS affiliate in Chicago is reporting that the appellate court ruled that Rahm Emanuel doesn’t meet the residency requirements and so can’t run for mayor of Chicago. The Illinois Appellate Court has tossed mayoral frontrunner Rahm Emanuel off the ballot, reversing the decision of a [...]

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