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  1. chicagoWATCHDOGS: CPS gives $250,000 contract to firm linked to top aide | Chicago Sun-TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Marmer had no experience working for a school district or other public agency, but Claypool - tabbed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel as his schools chief a year ago - pointed to Marmer's background as a securities litigator. Marmer and Claypool worked ...

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  2. Toolkit Will Help Cities Bring Shared Mobility to Low-Income NeighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Streets Blog Chicago

    A screenshot from SUMC's new mapping tool showing the locations of car-share and Divvy locations downtown, and on the West and Near South sides. The map also shows high and medium opportunity areas for shared mobility.

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  3. Jackson Park May Host Obama LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLS-AM Chicago

    The park, which is next to the Museum of Science and Industry, has a lot more beauty than Washington Park with lush woods and a lagoon. In May of last year, Mayor Emanuel acknowledged that public funds will be necessary in addition to the private donations to build the half-billion dollar project.

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  4. Moody's issues Chicago fiscal FAQRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... an upgrade, the city needs to reverse "the trajectory of the pension problem," Richman said. Last year, Mayor Rahm Emanuel pushed through a record property tax increase that will shore up public-safety pensions. Investors applauded the move and ...

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  5. Mayor Rahm cuts school budget while the city's TIFs are flush with moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chicago Reader

    On July 21, Mayor Emanuel broke the bad news to Chicago Public School parents, teachers, and students: Sorry, but we have no money, so I'm going to have to cut another $140 million from our schools-even with all the hype over the so-called bailout deal in Springfield. Coincidentally, at about the same time, Cook County clerk David Orr was telling the mayor: Yo, Rahm, looking for millions for CPS? I know where you can find it-right there in the city's good old TIF bank accounts.

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  6. Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday | City of Chicago

    Expanded Program Introduces 200 of the Nation's Top Technology and Engineering Students to Chicago's Growing Technology Industry and One of Nation's Premier Music Festivals Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today the launch of ThinkChicago: Lollapalooza 2016, a three-day event from July 27-29 that brings together 200 of the nation's top technology, engineering and computer science students to explore Chicago's vibrant technology ecosystem and attend Lollapalooza - one of the country's most popular music festivals. This year, ThinkChicago received nearly 700 applications for an expanded program of 200 slots up from 125 in last year's program with selected students hailing from 15 states and 27 universities.

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  7. 47 people shot in Chicago this weekend. What can be done?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... what are you going to do?' As if there's a single thing that's going to resolve this problem," Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said at the community meeting, according to CNN. "It is a community-wide problem, which requires a community-wide solution." ...

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  8. Mayor Emanuel decamps for the DNC, and other Chicago newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chicago Reader

    It will be pleasant Wednesday, with a high of 86 and a low of 71. There will be sun and clouds. [ AccuWeather ] Mayor Rahm Emanuel missed the first two days of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, prompting some speculation as to why the former White House chief of staff was keeping his distance.

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  9. Whole Foods Market and Mayor Emanuel Break Ground for New Midwest...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | PressReleasePoint

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Whole Foods Market today broke ground on a 150,000 square-foot Whole Foods Market Midwest distribution facility in the Pullman neighborhood on Chicago's South Side. Expected to open in early 2018, the new Whole Foods Market Midwest distribution center will initially employ 150 people and serve as many as 70 Whole Foods Market locations in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa, and the Canadian province of Ontario.

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  10. Toni Preckwinkle Sat Next to Bill Clinton at DNC MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Chicago

    ... about the Clintons backing Preckwinkle in the 2019 Chicago mayoral election , has a "vivid imagination." Mayor Rahm Emanuel has faced increased scrutiny in the wake of the Laquan McDonald controversy. McDonald was shot and killed by Chicago police ...

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  11. Fuse Lit on the Pension Time Bomb, and the Next Tax Revolt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Power Line

    ... the city's $588 million levy increase. Most of it is to restore police and firefighter pensions that Mayor Rahm Emanuel says his predecessors underfunded. . . the Chicago Public Schools Board is expected to approve a $250 million property tax hike ...

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  12. IPRA wants Chicago cops fired for shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Chicago Tribune

    ... officers use force against residents and how those incidents are investigated. Those rulings came after Mayor Rahm Emanuel in December replaced the agency's chief with Sharon Fairley, a former federal prosecutor. The change came as Emanuel dealt ...

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  13. 47 people shot in Chicago this weekend as shootings top last year's numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... what are you going to do?' As if there's a single thing that's going to resolve this problem," Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said at the community meeting, according to CNN. "It is a community-wide problem, which requires a community-wide solution." ...

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  14. Jobs' wife puts grant money decisions in youth handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Daily Herald

    ... Jobs heads up, left the task to a "youth advisory council" of six college students from across Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office, which collaborated on the project, announced the 23 grant recipients on Sunday. tied the men to the murder. ...

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  15. Mayor Emanuel upstaged by Toni Preckwinkle at DNC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WGN-TV Chicago

    There are deep Chicago roots at this year's DNC. Of course, Hillary Clinton hails from here.

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  16. Governor Rauner Advocates Term Limits, Redistricting ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... profiles posing as Sandack, and not in a parody fashion. Rauner was also asked to respond to Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel's remarks about advocating for Chicago Public Schools - the Emanuel statement coming after five-year-old e-mails surfaced quoting ...

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  17. Emanuel not jealous of Preckwinkle's face time with Bill ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Chicago Tribune

    ... during the Democratic National Convention on July 25, 2016, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, once the right-hand man to President Barack Obama and an aide to former President Bill Clinton, has been conspicuous in his ...

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  18. Emanuel accepts Rauner's apology, but with a catchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday accepted Gov. Bruce Rauner's apology for branding half of all Chicago Public Schools principals "managerially incompetent" and half its teachers "virtually illiterate," but questioned whether teachers will forgive the insult. If the governor is truly sorry for what he said, the mayor wants Rauner to prove it by putting the state's money where his mouth is.

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  19. Emanuel to Rauner: Apology accepted, but 'champion' Chicago kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday said he accepts Gov. Bruce Rauner's apology for branding half of Chicago Public Schools teachers "virtually illiterate" but wants to see the governor become a "champion" of the city's children. There was a dose of irony in Emanuel addressing the topic.

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  20. Study: Homicide rate surging for black ChicagoansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Chicago Tribune

    ... per year. In recent years, the numbers have hovered around 500. But shootings are surging in 2016, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel faces pressure to squelch street violence while he also deals with public outrage over use of force by police. Controversy over ...

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