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  1. Chicago preliminary budget estimate shows huge shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Northwest Herald

    CHICAGO – A preliminary budget released by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel shows a gaping budget shortfall for 2016 that could grow to $754 million and beyond – a total that is so high that the mayor might be forced to raise property taxes. The budget estimates released Friday by the mayor's office paints a bleak picture for Chicago that will get even worse if the struggle over police and fire pension funds don't go the city's way.

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  2. A Bernie WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Daily Kos

    ... the party over the next four years, enough to help elect a young Senator from Illinois in 2008, despite what Rahm Emanuel would have you think. But I was done working shoe leather for Presidential campaigns. For all of you that might be thinking, ...

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  3. Judge refuses to toss suit over red light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Northwest Herald

    ... of tickets when yellow light times were too short at intersections equipped with red light cameras. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration, which argues the city has acted lawfully, asked Circuit Judge Rita Novak to dismiss the most recent in a series ...

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  4. UPDATE 1-Chicago's budget deficits to persist -city analysisRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Reuters

    ... but this progress is threatened by the massive pension liabilities that must be addressed this year," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said in a statement. The analysis indicated that budget gaps would continue through fiscal 2018, when the deficit could range ...

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  5. Fullerton Project Will Provide Acres of New Parkland, Partial Trail SeparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... also pave the way for the renovation of the Theater on the Lake, a former tuberculosis sanatorium that Mayor Rahm Emanuel has promised to turn into a year-round destination for arts and culture. Infill and revetment construction is slated for ...

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  6. Emanuel sees $426 million holein 2016 city budgetRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Lucianne.com

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel faces a hole of at least $426 million in the 2016 city budget he soon will unveil, but in reality the deficit in city finances over the next year could approach $1 billion, depending on what happens with his bill in Springfield to revamp police and firefighter pension plans ThatA s the bottom line on new financial data released today by city officials, which strongly suggest Emanuel is likely to propose a record nine-figure property tax hike in the proposed budget for 2016 that he will unveil in mid-September.

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  7. CDPH Announces Record Jump in Chicago Teens Receiving HPV VaccineRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | City of Chicago

    The Chicago Department of Public Health today announced a dramatic increase in the percentage of Chicago teens who have received the human papillomavirus vaccine. The HPV vaccine prevents the most common types of the virus, some of which can lead to cancer.

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  8. Fifty Shades of Grey meets the 2012 Chicago teachers' strike in a new erotic novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Chicago Reader

    ... author says, "but she's a strong union leader and the way she articulates her passion is like Lewis." And Mayor Rahm Emanuel? He's the "unseen antagonist," the author says. "People talk about him, but he's not really a character you encounter in the ...

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  9. Emanuel projects $426 million shortfall - even with several rosy assumptionsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel's financial forecast makes several optimistic - and even so, leaves a budget gap in the hundreds of millions. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday released a financial analysis that projects a $426 million budget shortfall in 2016, but only if three rosy and risky assumptions turn out to be correct.

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  10. Emanuel needs $754 million more to make ends meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel must come up with at least $754 million in new revenue and budget cuts to balance the city's books, according to preliminary 2016 budget estimates the administration released Friday. A little less than half - $328 million - would cover increased payments to the police and fire pension funds that Emanuel and aldermen did not account for in this year's budget.

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  11. Rabbit-Hole Math: Chicago Proposes Bonds that Make No Periodic Payments; When Does Stupidity Stop?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    Chicago Eyes Bonds that Delay Repayments Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has his eyes on raising money via Capital Appreciation Bonds . CABs saddle taxpayers with higher costs because they delay interest and principle payments until a final lump-sum payment at the end.

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  12. Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Public Library Commissioner Bannon Announce ...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | City of Chicago

    Funds From Exelon Will Support Establishment of Flagship Early Learning Center at Harold Washington Library and Expansion to Fourteen Branches Across the City Mayor Rahm Emanuel was joined this morning by Chicago Public Library Commissioner Brian Bannon at the Albany Park Library branch to announce a significant expansion of Chicago Public Library early learning spaces across the city. Thanks to a $2.5 million grant from Exelon Corporation to the Chicago Public Library Foundation, CPL will open an 18,000 square foot flagship location at Harold Washington Library Center with 14 additional satellite locations to follow.

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  13. Judge refuses to toss suit over Chicago's red light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | My FOX Chicago

    ... of tickets when yellow light times were too short at intersections equipped with red light cameras. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration, which argues the city has acted lawfully, asked Circuit Judge Rita Novak to dismiss the most recent in a series ...

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  14. Morning Bag Skate: Blackhawks, city announce new practice facilityRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Second City Hockey

    The city of Chicago and the Chicago Blackhawks have reached an agreement on plans to build a new practice facility and community center just two blocks south of the United Center on the site of Malcolm X College, the team and mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Thursday.

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  15. Aldermen looking to stop stores from getting around plastic bag banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Chicago Tribune

    ... but many don't want to be seen as passing those costs onto customers. In addition, it's unclear whether Mayor Rahm Emanuel would get behind an amendment to the bag ban ordinance, which city officials estimate will affect nine out of 10 stores once ...

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  16. The WilliesWHAT'S with All These Ufo Videos?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | American Reporter

    ... strategy: if you appease the center-right, liberals will follow along because they have no alternative. Rahm Emanuel, the President's chief advisor, recently told The Wall Street Journal that the White House has nothing to worry about from the left, ...

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  17. Rauner signs bill that leaves noise-weary residents near O'Hare hopefulRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... diagonal runways] to remain intact as an option." Advocates hope Rauner's support of the measure means Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration will consider keeping the diagonal runways open. Mulroe said the new law also means more residents will become ...

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  18. Emanuel seeks new subpoena power for police internal affairs investigatorsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel is seeking first-ever subpoena power for the Chicago Police Department's Bureau of Internal Affairs, but a prominent defense attorney said he finds the proposal troubling. The proposed ordinance, which was presented to the City Council earlier this week, would strengthen the department's investigations of alleged misconduct by officers, according to the mayor's office.

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  19. Blackhawks ushering in a new ice age on West SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... could have stopped with plans that called for the installation of one sheet of ice for his team's use. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday would not provide a full financial picture of his administration's deal to redevelop the Malcolm X College site ...

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  20. Chicago eyes issuing costly capital appreciation bondsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Reuters

    The latest general obligation bond proposal from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel could have the cash-strapped city selling up to $500 million of capital appreciation bonds , a form of debt that government finance experts say could be costly and risky. CABs are municipal debt for which payments are deferred until the bonds' maturity while interest compounds.

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