Carol Moseley Braun

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Rahm Emanuel, Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun and Miguel del Valle

Mayor’s Race Approaching The Home Stretch

With two weeks to go in the race for mayor, the big issues for the candidates continue to be crime, education and the economy.

CBS Chicago–02/08/2011

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun, Miguel del Valle, Rahm Emanuel, Patricia Van Pelt Watkins and William "Dock" Walls

Mayoral Candidates Discuss Healthy Schools

At a forum to discuss making public schools healthier on Friday, the candidates for mayor touched on a number of other issues facing Chicago Public Schools, as well as the race for mayor itself.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

Braun Debate

Candidates Braun, Watkins Meet Again

Mayoral candidates Carol Moseley Braun and Patricia Van Pelt-Watkins are meeting Friday for the first time since Braun made a comment about Watkins of being “strung out on crack.”

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

Braun Debate

Braun Apologizes For Calling Rival A Crack Addict

Mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun offered a public apology Wednesday to a rival candidate she accused of being a crack addict.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2011

Braun Debate

Van Pelt-Watkins Wants Apology From Braun

Mayoral candidate Patricia Van Pelt-Watkins says she wants to hear an “I’m sorry” from Carol Moseley Braun, but she’s not betting on it.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2011

Mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel casts his vote for Chicago's municipal election on Monday. (Credit: Susanna Song/CBS 2)

Early Voting Underway For Mayoral Race

Some Chicago voters are taking advantage of their first chance to help pick the first new mayor of Chicago since 1989.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2011

Mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun. (Credit: CBS)

Moseley Braun Says Opponent ‘Strung Out On Crack’

The mayoral candidate made the stinging remark against rival Patricia Van Pelt-Watkins, who has demanded an apology.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2011

Mayoral Debate

Mayoral Debate Focuses On Issues, Not Emanuel

The four leading mayoral candidates focused on the city’s financial crisis and other pressing issues, rather than Rahm Emanuel’s residency controversy, in a mayoral debate Thursday evening.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2011

Gery Chico

Mayoral Candidates Focus On Adding Cops

As the candidates for mayor were waiting to find out if front-runner Rahm Emanuel will get to stay on the ballot, they were out talking Wednesday about their plans to fight crime in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2011

Gery Chico

Rivals Criticize Chico Over City Worker Residency

Chicago mayoral candidate Gery Chico is being criticized by his rivals for suggesting the city could do without residency requirements for municipal employees.

WBBM Newsradio–01/26/2011

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun, Miguel del Valle, Rahm Emanuel, Patricia Van Pelt Watkins and William "Dock" Walls

Candidates Count Down Last Month To Mayoral Election

With one month left until the election for mayor of Chicago, the race was turning into a final sprint for votes.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2011

Rahm Emanuel (Credit: Craig Dellimore/Newsradio 780)

Poll Shows Emanuel Far Ahead

A new poll in the mayoral race shows Rahm Emanuel with a comfortable lead – but not a majority of support.

CBS Chicago–01/21/2011

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Rahm Emanuel, Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun and Miguel del Valle

Emanuel Campaign Says It Has Raised $11.7M

Rahm Emanuel reinforced his status as the frontrunner in the race to succeed Mayor Richard M. Daley on Thursday, revealing he has amassed a campaign warchest of nearly $12 million.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2011

Carol Moseley Braun

Braun: Clinton Betrayed Minorities By Backing Emanuel

Mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun is repeating her accusation that former President Bill Clinton has betrayed blacks and Hispanics by endorsing his onetime aide, Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2011

Bullying

3 Mayoral Candidates Admit To Being Bullying Victims

At least half of Chicago’s mayoral candidates admit to being subject to bullying as a child.

WBBM Newsradio–01/18/2011

Mayoral Debate

Mayoral Candidates Square Off Over Education

The four principal mayoral candidates squared off in their first televised debate Monday night, with a focus on education.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

Dr. King Scholarship Breakfast

Mayoral Candidates Sound Off At Dr. King Breakfast

Candidates for Chicago mayor used the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day breakfast as a political platform, with less than five weeks to go before the election.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2011

Immigrant groups and their supporters stage a protest rally. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigrant Rights Group Wants Probe Of Deportation Program

The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights is asking the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to investigate its own Secure Communities program for deporting illegal aliens after encounters with local police.

WBBM Newsradio–01/15/2011

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun, Miguel del Valle, Rahm Emanuel, Patricia Van Pelt Watkins and William "Dock" Walls

Emanuel, Chico Skip Mayoral Candidate Forum

When Rahm Emanuel and Gery Chico took a pass on a mayoral forum Saturday at a Chatham church, fellow candidates Carol Moseley Braun and Miguel del Valle took notice.

WBBM Newsradio–01/15/2011

Chicago Mayoral Candidates Rahm Emanuel, Gery Chico, Carol Moseley Braun and Miguel del Valle

Mayoral Candidates Go After Emanuel At Debate

The top four candidates for mayor of Chicago stepped things up a notch on Friday, sitting down face-to-face for the first time at a meeting with the Chicago Tribune editorial board.

CBS 2–01/14/2011

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