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  1. This didn't have to happenRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday he wants to see how the frenzied final days of the Illinois General Assembly's spring session play out before asking the new City Council to begin the search for new revenue to solve the $30 billion pension crisis that has dropped Chicago's bond rating to junk status. "We're in active discussions on a casino as a funding source to shore up" police and fire pensions, the mayor told reporters after a City Council meeting.


  2. Betsy DeVos, Rahm Emanuel, and School PrivatizationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Education Week

    Last month, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel attempted to signal a difference in education policy between his administration and the incoming Donald Trump administration in a Washington Post opinion essay. With Betsy DeVos as Trump's pick for U.S. secretary of education, Emanuel wanted to demonstrate his opposition to her pro-privatization agenda through his support for both public education and charter schools.


  3. Shootings, homicides on the rise during a violent January, and other Chicago newsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

    ... of a major Democratic donor. GCM Grosvenor CEO Michael Sacks is known for his close relationship with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and for being one of his top donors. Sacks has also donated money to other Democratic causes, including the anti-Governor Bruce ...


  4. Capitol FactsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2016 | Free Press

    ... to see how Gov. Bruce Rauner's mind works, you should skim through the vast trove of e-mails from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's private account that a Better Government Association lawsuit finally forced into public view last week. Wednesday, ...


  5. IPRA releases video from Kajuan Raye shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... the chase, though an IPRA spokeswoman said officers in the district had not yet been issued body cameras. Mayor Rahm Emanuel last year mandated that IPRA release all video from investigations of fatal shootings or incidents in which someone was ...


  6. Morning Spin: Whereabouts of Trump Chicago street signs a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... and minorities," and that he had a "complete disregard for civil liberties dating back to the 1970s." Mayor Rahm Emanuel didn't oppose the move, though he was less strident than aldermen about the symbolism of punishing Trump by taking down the ...


  7. Is Hillary plotting a return to politics?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... A recent account at Time.com notes that the "slate" for the Brock donor meeting included Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel, and the article also recounts Mrs. Clinton's role in the background: "What we are going to do is use litigation as a way of tying ...


  8. Fortunately, Trump gives young, undocumented DREAMers another reprieveRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Last month, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was among the mayors who appealed to President-elect Trump to spare Dreamers from blanket deportation. Monday brought a glimmer of hope to the so-called DREAMers.


  9. Trump's new White House website contains plenty of 'alternative facts'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... new police superintendent Eddie Johnson, left, shakes hands with other officers after being sworn in by Mayor Rahm Emanuel at a city council meeting on April 13, 2016, in Chicago. Trump has been fond of saying that 2015 saw a 17 percent rise in ...


  10. Emanuel to Trump: Focus on Jobs, Not Inaugural AttendanceRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel slammed President Donald Trump Monday for debating the crowd size at Friday's inauguration, urging the Republican to instead focus on jobs and education. Mary Ann Ahern reports.


  11. Rahm Slams Trump For Debating Inaguration Crowd Size & Tone Of His SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicagoist

    Rahm Emanuel slammed President Donald Trump's Inauguration Speech and post-inauguration comments in a press conference Monday, saying that, "You didn't get elected to debate the crowd size at your inaugural ... You got elected to make sure that people have a job, that the economy continues to grow, people have security as it relates to their kids' education. It wasn't about your crowd size.


  12. Emanuel says Trump should not fixate on inauguration crowd sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... size at your inaugural," Mayor Emanuel said Monday in response to Sean Spicer's weekend press briefing. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday questioned President Donald Trump 's focus on the size of the crowd at his inauguration ceremony and for missing a ...


  13. GOP's 'sanctuary city' crackdown bill takes meat-cleaver approachRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... to which federal law requires them to assist the federal government with immigration enforcement. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has said that undocumented immigrants are safe in Chicago, that Chicago always will be a sanctuary city. The key provision ...


  14. Mayor Emanuel Joins Community To Open Apna Ghar Domestic Violence ShelterRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | City of Chicago

    New shelter opens in Uptown with specialized outreach for immigrant communities; will expand City's network of domestic violence services and shelter to protect women and children Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined Apna Ghar Executive Director Neha Gill, Department of Family and Support Services and members of the community today to celebrate the opening of the Apna Ghar Domestic Violence Shelter. Apna Ghar, which means "Our Home," will now provide space and culturally competent services for another 75 women and children each year, specializing in outreach and advocacy on behalf of all immigrant communities.


  15. Question of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Trump is a Republican. Mike Madigan is a Democrat. Pat Quinn is a Democrat. Rod Blagojevich is a Democrat. Rahm Emanuel is a Democrat. Richard Daley is a Democrat. Illinois was *such* a paradise under them, right? I'm here to talk about *Illinois*, ...


  16. Chicago domestic violence shelter welcomes immigrantsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WAND-TV Decatur

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel plans to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Apna Ghar shelter Monday afternoon. The Chicago Tribune reports the shelter opened in a small apartment in 1989.


  17. Mayor Emanuel Reminds Residents That Free Income Tax Preparation Help Is Available Across 19 SitesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 21 | City of Chicago

    The City of Chicago, with The Center for Economic Progress and Ladder Up, will today resume the annual Tax Prep Chicago program, a free citywide federal and state tax preparation service. In addition to standard assistance with tax preparation this year, Tax Prep Chicago sites will provide residents with assistance on renewing their Individual Taxpayer Identification Number - used to file taxes in lieu of Social Security Number - per changes to federal law this year.


  18. Dem candidates start to staff upRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    As J.B. Pritzker explores a 2018 bid for governor, he has tapped an array of advisers that includes influential Democratic donor Michael Sacks, POLITICO has learned. Sacks, GCM Grosvenor CEO and a top personal adviser to Mayor Rahm Emanuel, called Pritzker "extraordinary" and offered his backing should Pritzker ultimately file campaign papers.


  19. Reforming CFPB isn't enough. Eliminate it.Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Banker

    ... thus, they were more capable of informed, responsible action than the CFPB. Remember what now-Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said: "Never let a crisis go to waste." That mentality gave us the CFPB - now it's time to be rid of the agency once and for ...


  20. CPD Gathers Records On Corrupt Cop's Cases For ProsecutorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... powers to identify other wrongful convictions linked to Watts. The state's attorney's office and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration said they did not oppose that request. At a hearing last Wednesday, Martin raised questions about Kalven's ...