City Council Meeting
Ald. Sandi Jackson (7th) — who reportedly is under investigation for possible improper campaign finance activities along with her husband, Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. – did not show up for the City Council’s final budget vote on Thursday, two days after the congressman was released from the Mayo Clinic.
Now in his second full day in office, Mayor Rahm Emanuel will chair his first City Council meeting.
After 22 years in office, Mayor Richard M. Daley presided over his final City Council meeting.