Latest Polls Show Emanuel Continues To Lead Garcia Heading Into Election DayTwo polls released by the Chicago-based polling firm Ogden and Fry show Mayor Rahm Emanuel continues to have an edge over his opponent, Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia a few days ahead of the election.
Emanuel, Garcia Continue To Squabble Over City BudgetAs they approach Tuesday's runoff election, Mayor Emanuel and challenger Chuy Garcia continue to clash over how much to say--or not say--about plans to confront the city's budget woes, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Emanuel, Garcia Busy Campaigning On Final Day Of Early VotingMayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus ‘Chuy Garcia were out campaigning hard on the final day of early voting.
Emanuel, Garcia Spar Over City Finances In Final Debate Before ElectionThere was some spirited verbal sparring between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Commissioner Chuy Garcia in the third and final televised debate ahead of next week’s runoff election, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Transit Workers Union Files Suit Against CTA Over Distributing Campaign MaterialThe Amalgamated Transit Union claims the CTA has banned workers from sharing literature and talking about anything related to the 2015 Mayoral Race. As a result, they've filed a lawsuit claiming a violation of First Amendment rights of transit workers.
Garcia, Emanuel Flooding Airwaves In Final Week Before ElectionIt is shaping up to be an expensive week for both candidates as they battle for supremacy of the TV air waves.
Emanuel, Garcia Each Claim Credit For High Number Of Early VotersMayor Rahm Emanuel and rival Cook County Commissioner Chuy Garcia are expressing very different views about the high number of early votes cast ahead of their upcoming election April 7, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Former Opponent Fioretti Endorses EmanuelMayor Rahm Emanuel received a last minute endorsement from one of his most outspoken critics and one-time opponent, Alderman Bob Fioretti.
Mayor Emanuel Courts Black Vote At South Side Rally Mayor Rahm Emanuel was courting votes in the Black community Saturday, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Garcia: Emanuel's Approach To City Finances 'Irresponsible' On the campaign trail Saturday in the South Shore neighborhood, challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia called Mayor Rahm Emanuel's approach to the city's finances "irresponsible."
At CSU Mayoral Forum, Chuy Garcia Calls For Luxury TaxMayoral candidate Chuy Garcia unveiled some specifics at a mayoral forum, which featured some fireworks with protesters targeting Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Early Voting Off To Strong Start For Mayoral Runoff ElectionFor the second consecutive day Tuesday, Chicago election board officials said the early voting turnout was a record.