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  1. Former CPS board member reflects on his tenureRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    In early June, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel chose four new Board of Education members to replace those whose terms were ending. Three of the four that were replaced voted for the no-bid contract that sparked the federal investigation that led to the ouster of CPS chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett.

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  2. BP restarts unit at Indiana refinery; gas prices expected to fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Chicago Tribune

    ... changing the blend is a political issue. On Monday, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel demanded an explanation for the recent spike in gasoline prices from the Illinois Petroleum Council. In a letter, Madigan and ...

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  3. A way out?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... him positively in public were over. Rauner has often said that he could work with Cullerton and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel if it wasn't for that bad ol' House Speaker Michael J. Madigan. Rauner's people have also made a point of mentioning that they ...

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  4. Illinoisa AG and Chicago mayor question gas prices spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel say they want answers from the Illinois Petroleum Council about the gas prices increase. Both sent a letter Monday asking the council to outline causes, when prices are expected to decline and how to prevent future increases.

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  5. Full-day pre-K should be priority in Emanuel's 2nd term: panelRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel chats with 4-year-old pre-K students at the Carole Robertson Center for Learning on the Southwest Side on April 8, 2015. A team tasked with examining Mayor Rahm Emanuel's second-term priorities wants him to put together a plan to offer full-day pre-kindergarten for every low-income 4-year-old in Chicago.

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  6. Emanuel rakes in $284.9M from red-light camerasRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Red-light cameras have churned out 2.2 million tickets and generated $284.9 million in fines since Mayor Rahm Emanuel took office, a revenue source the cash-strapped city simply cannot afford to relinquish, records show. The biggest conveyor belts of those dreaded $100 tickets are the red-light cameras at Lake Shore Drive and Belmont, $8.1 million since May 2011; 4200 South Cicero, $7.46 million; Van Buren and Western, $6.3 million; and 87th and Lafayette, $5.8 million, according to records released to the Chicago Sun-Times in response to a Freedom of Information request.

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  7. U.S. Army parachutist dies after collision at Chicago air showRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Reuters

    ... Hood is an American hero, having dedicated nearly half his life in service to our nation," said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a statement. Hood and a member of the Navy Leap Frogs parachute team collided during a jump involving 13 parachutists, the ...

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  8. What Happens When Richard (Michael, John, Pat, and Rod) Take On Too Much Debt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Examiner.com

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the $900 million will help build infrastructure, but critics fear the new borrowing digs a deeper hole for the city. You have lived next to Richard for some thirty years; you really enjoy Richard's company because he is bright, articulate, and has a great sense of humor; However, Richard has confided in you that the cost of his family's lifestyle exceeds his income.

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  9. Chicago Attorney And His Client Profit From Chicago Convention SpendingRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Advance Indiana

    ... as counsel for McPier Authority as well as a member of the same Chicago Board of Elections which permitted Rahm Emanuel to run for Chicago mayor despite the fact he had given up his residence in Chicago and was living in Washington, D.C. with his ...

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  10. Chicago Mayor Will Likely Facilitate End of State StalemateRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | River Cities' Reader

    ... state workers represented by AFSCME and a second batch of pension reform. To me, the key here is Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. If he really is privately asking for some legislative limits on teacher-union collective-bargaining powers - as the governor ...

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  11. Rahm's 'Chicago way' pays off with huge profits with the right political connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | American Thinker

    ... the Drapac property to turn into a dog park and playground. The aim was to placate neighbors upset with Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plans to build a basketball arena for DePaul University and a Marriott Hotel near their homes just west of McCormick Place. ...

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  12. More Chicago seniors embrace health, transportation benefits of bikingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the best livable communities for seniors," he said. Chicago is enhancing its bike infrastructure, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel has said he hopes to make Chicago the most bike-friendly city in the U.S. Kastigar, who is on the mayor's Bicycle Advisory ...

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  13. the Watchdogs: McPier hands 400 percent profit to insider's ex-clientRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... the Drapac property to turn into a dog park and playground. The aim was to placate neighbors upset with Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plans to build a basketball arena for DePaul University and a Marriott Hotel near their homes just west of McCormick Place. ...

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  14. Tribune editorial that a wishes for Katrinaa draws firestorm of criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A Chicago Tribune editorial writer has come under fire over a piece she wrote on the 10 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. "The city's finances under Mayor Emanuel and other leaders are in such bad shape, it would take a Katrina-scale storm to reset the budgets of Chicago and Chicago Public Schools," she writes.

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  15. You Can Say What You Wanna Say About Chicago's Cloud-Nine (Percent) TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Instapundit

    Everything one will want in the 21st century, one will find in the digital-cloud including - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel hopes - $600 million to fill in a budget gap in the public school teacher pension fund. Team Emanuel, as his administration is known in Chicago, has imposed a "cloud tax" that will make digital-content streaming services, like Netflix, 9 percent more expensive.

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  16. Emanuel cries foul against the TribRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WLS-AM Chicago

    In an interview with Bill Cameron at City Hall this afternoon, Mayor Rahm Emanuel cried foul against the Chicago Tribune. Emanuel is upset that the Tribune's Kristen McQueary wrote metaphorically that she almost hopes Chicago could get hit by a Hurricane Katrina to shock leaders into fixing our gigantic financial and political problems.

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  17. At job fair, Starbucks CEO, rapper Common swap stories with city youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... CEO Marvin Ellison sat with the rapper T.I. and a half-dozen young people. Taco Bell CEO Brian Niccol and Mayor Rahm Emanuel manned other tables. At yet another table, Nordstrom President Jamie Nordstrom listened to 20-year-old Lawrence Mead ...

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  18. Yes, Lakeview Needs More Transit-Oriented DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Streets Blog Chicago

    At a panel discussion hosted Wednesday night by the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce and Lake View Citizens' Council, two local urban planners and a small business owner explained why they're supporting Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposed TOD reform ordinance . The new legislation, which City Council could vote on as early as September 24, would dramatically expand the zones around rapid transit stations in which developers are freed from the city's usual parking minimums and can build at a higher density.

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  19. 100,000 Opportunities Initiative Launches in Chicago with More than...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... Fair & Forum" yesterday, helping create pathways for the 4,000 youth in attendance. Working with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle, the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership, more than 40 community-based organizations, ...

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  20. Mayor Emanuel and Illinois Mentoring Partnership Launch Mayor's Mentoring ChallengeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | City of Chicago

    Initiative Seeks 1,000 New Mentors for Chicago Youth over the Next Two Years; Corporate Partners Commit 250 Mentors as Down Payment on Goal Mayor Emanuel and the Illinois Mentoring Partnership today announced the Mayor's Mentoring Challenge , a two-year initiative seeking 1,000 residents to serve as new mentors for Chicago's youth. This call to action will pair at-risk youth across the city with a mentor to provide enrichment and guidance opportunities that are critical to each and every child's development and success.

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