One man who wrote to Brown suggested she is in his sights, “especially coming out of your office and walking to your car.” CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
In government and politics tonight, all the talk is about money. It’s about all the politicians are talking about – budgets in the red, staggering budget deficits, having to cut back on public service, and to lay off public employees.
Cook County Board President Toni Prekwinkle on Monday rejected charges she’s improperly boosted salaries for her bodyguards, while other county workers are losing jobs and taking pay cuts.
Retired Mayor Richard M. Daley is losing half of his bodyguard contingent, according to a published report.
At Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s first Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday, everything from his ultimatum to organized labor to Ald. Ed Burke’s bodyguards came up in questions from the social-network-public.
Facing a huge budget crunch, can Chicago still afford $3 million a year for politicians’ bodyguards?