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  1. Changing the ArgumentRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2013 | Ivy Chat

    ... Wrigley Field approved by governmental authorities shall not be a violation" of the deal, which means if Mayor Rahm Emanuel gets behind the Ricketts, look out. a the contract calls for the Cubs to help hype them in a variety of ways, advancing the ...

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  2. Chicago Pre-Empted from Adopting Tobacco TaxRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CSP

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has proposed a sweeping anti-tobacco ordinance that would increase the legal age to purchase tobacco to 21; set minimum prices for certain tobacco products; mandate minimum package sizes for various products; prohibit the redemption of tobacco product coupons; outlaw multipack discount pricing; require minimum package sizes of 20 cigarettes, 20 little cigars and four large cigars unless a cigar has a retail price of more than $3; and enact new taxes on other tobacco products. While Emanuel is proposing the implementation of these new taxes , Illinois state law prohibits the city of Chicago from enacting any such taxes.

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  3. Ken Dunkin Pushes for Legislation That Would Make Chicago Street Less SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... that the city's traffic cam initiative is inherently corrupt. During his 2015 reelection campaign current mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a number of reforms to the red light camera program, including the removal of 50 red light cameras at 25 ...

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  4. Lori Lightfoot: I dona t want to be CPD superintendentRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Sneed wrote that "bets were flying among top cop circles" that Lightfoot, who is also co-chairing Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Commission on Police Accountability, might end up being a "solution" to Emanuel's police problem. The mayor is determined to ...

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  5. Emanuel Wants To Raise Age To Buy Tobacco In Chicago To 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - Turning 18 in Chicago might no longer bring the freedom to buy tobacco products in Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel has said he wants to change the legal age to buy tobacco in the city to 21. Emanuel said it's all part of his effort to prevent young people from becoming addicted to potentially deadly tobacco products.

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  6. Chicago Teachers Union Calls Budget Cuts 'An Act of War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NBC Chicago

    ... dangers are real. CTU hopes closing the account will stand as a symbolic gesture, pointing out that Mayor Rahm Emanuel refuses to look for other revenue options to help the cash-strapped school district. The district believes the cuts are a ...

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  7. Chicago police task force to have first community meetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WAND-TV Decatur

    In opening the first of four planned forums, Chicago Police Board President Lori Lightfoot said the intent of the Police Accountability Task Force was to "lay bare some very tough issues, some very hard truths." The task force was formed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel after a video was released showing a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times.

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  8. Rauner: State Could Get Deal With Teachers If It Took Over Chicago Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - Gov. Bruce Rauner said the Chicago Teachers Union's rejection of what its own leaders described as a "serious offer" from the Chicago Public Schools is evidence the state should take control of the district. The governor said the CTU "Big Bargaining Team" turning down a four-year contract offer from the district should serve as a wakeup call that it's the teachers union calling the shots at CPS, not Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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  9. Alderman Will Burns Stepping Down To Take Job At AirbnbRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | CBS Local

    ... Burns said in a statement through Airbnb spokeswoman Catherine Turco. After Burns officially steps down, Mayor Rahm Emanuel will have 60 days to appoint a replacement to serve the remainder of Burns' term. "I want to congratulate Will Burns on this ...

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  10. Mayor Weighs in on Ald. Burns' Surprising ResignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NBC Chicago

    ... Will Burns on this new chapter in his life, but we will certainly miss him as a City Council member," Mayor Rahm Emanuel released in a Monday morning statement. "He has spent the last five years advocating for better public schools, attracting new ...

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  11. Mayor's Police Accountability Task Force To Hold 4 Meetings To Hear From PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - The head of the mayor's task force on reforming Chicago police policies and practices is asking for public input before it suggests any changes at the department. Four community meetings have been scheduled for February for Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Task Force on Police Accountability, and chairwoman Lori Lightfoot said the panel won't be suggesting topics for discussion, they'll only be listening to the public.

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  12. Racism, a lying copsa among concerns aired before mayoral task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Lori Lightfoot, president of the Chicago Police Board, speaks during the Chicago Police Accountability Task Force's first community forum. Chicagoans came together Tuesday night on the West Side at the first of four public meetings with Mayor Rahm Emanuel's newly formed Police Accountability Task Force to express anger over the killing of young unarmed men and what some called the heart of the city's problem with police: racism.

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  13. Police task force receives advice at community meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... Task Force was to "lay bare some very tough issues, some very hard truths." The task force was formed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel after a video was released showing a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times. The officer has pleaded ...

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  14. O'Hare adds runway. Solution to both airport delays and mayor's troubles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Christian Science Monitor

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a $1.3 billion construction project for O'Hare Airport Sunday, in an effort to reduce travel delays and grievances against the mayor. In this Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015 file photo, travelers walk to their gates at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.

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  15. Chicago teachers union rejects contract offer, will likely go on strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Hot Air

    Whenever you're feeling down in the dumps, distressed at the turn of events in the world or simply empty inside, just remember one thing: you could always live in Chicago, so things could be worse . Out in the Windy City there's been a cavalcade of news surrounding the administration of Rahm Emanuel, his police department, his budget, his crime rate and all manner of disasters.

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  16. Chicago schools announce cuts after union rejects offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... this July 16, 2015, file photo, Chicago Public Schools District CEO Forrest Claypool listens to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel during a news conference in Chicago. Chicago school officials said Tuesday Feb. 2, 2016, they're ready to cut $100 million ...

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  17. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says state will take control of Chicago schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Examiner.com

    ... concerns about long-term school funding. The union's decision to reject the agreement is likely to affect Mayor Rahm Emanuel 's attempts to salvage an $875 million borrowing plan announced last week." Drawing Mayor Rahm Emanuel into the fray, Rauner ...

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  18. Chicago schools announce cuts after union rejects offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | SFGate

    ... this July 16, 2015, file photo, Chicago Public Schools District CEO Forrest Claypool listens to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel during a news conference in Chicago. Chicago school officials said Tuesday Feb. 2, 2016, they're ready to cut $100 million ...

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  19. Sneed: Police Board chief eyed for top cop roleRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Sneed hears bets flying among top cop circles, the appointment of Chicago Police Board President Lori Lightfoot as Chicago's new police superintendent might be a solution to solving Mayor Rahm Emanuel's police department reorganization. "Lightfoot is savvy, a skilled lawyer, an African-American, a former assistant U.S. attorney who could work with the feds, and there is no regulation Chicago's police superintendent has to be a cop," a top cop source said.

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  20. Yelp not moving into Palo Alto's College Terrace CentreRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... and would increase the number of jobs to as many as 400 total, according to a statement by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. The company partnered with Skills for Chicagoland's Future, a public-private partnership partially funded by the City of Chicago, ...

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