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Rahm Emanuel Officially Announces His Bid To Become Mayor Of Chicago

Emanuel Makes It Official: He’s Running

After a month and a half of campaigning in Chicago, Rah Emanuel made it official on Saturday. He is running for mayor.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2010

Rahm Emanuel (left); Carol Moseley Braun (CBS)

Moseley Braun Sharpens Anti-Rahm Strategy

Former U.S. senator says it’s not a foregone conclusion Emanuel will walk away with mayor’s race.


Gery Chico & Carol Moseley Braun

Mayoral Candidates Take Aim At Parking Meter Deal

The billion dollar windfall from the city’s parking meter deal is gone, but two two mayoral candidates are trying to use public outrage over the contract to their advantage.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2010

Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun and Rahm Emanuel

Mayoral Candidates Ramping Up Fundraising Machines

The politicians running for mayor of Chicago are trying to get to the bank to stash away enough money to stay in the race, let alone finish; some of them even before officially announcing they’re running.

CBS 2–11/09/2010

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois)

Some Voters Lukewarm To Mayoral Group’s Endorsement Of Davis

The Chicago Coalition for Mayor tapped Davis as its “consensus” candidate, but not everyone — including potential opponents — is happy with the choice.