At Issue: Voters Will Get Tax Revenge, Fioretti SaysFormer Chicago Ald. Bob Fioretti launched his campaign for board president amid the furor over the now-repealed Sweetened Beverage Tax.
Emanuel, Rauner Discuss Chicago Making Amazon's Top 20 HQ2 ListMayor Emanuel and Governor Rauner had somewhat different perspectives on Chicago making the list of 20 possible sites for Amazon’s much sought-after second headquarters.
Jesse White Holds Hearing To Tighten State Laws On Impaired DrivingA Loop hearing has highlighted efforts to tighten up Illinois' laws on impaired driving.
Chicago Among 20 Cities On Short List For Amazon's 2nd HQChicago has been selected as one of 20 cities that will move forward in the competition to host Amazon’s second headquarters.
Emanuel: Threat To Charge Sanctuary City Mayors With Crimes 'Will Not Stand'Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said earlier this month elected officials who run local governments that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities should be charged with crimes.
Women Elected Officials Share #MeToo StoriesA new Chicago ordinance takes effect next month, establishing sexual harassment training and a new city hotline to report violations.
Aldermen Approve $5.5 Million Tax Subsidy For Presence HealthAldermen voted 31-18 to approve $5.5 million in tax increment financing to help Presence Health open or redevelop facilities in Belmont-Cragin, Avondale, Calumet Heights, and West Town.
Protesters Raise Concerns As City Council Learns Plans For Obama Presidential CenterAs plans for the Barack Obama Presidential Center are being introduced to the Chicago City Council on Wednesday, voices are being raised over the South Side project.
Full Agenda Expected At Chicago City Council MeetingThe Chicago City Council is expected to give final approval on Wednesday to a contract deal worked out with more than 30 municipal labor unions.
Emanuel, City Council Nearing Agreement With City WorkersChicago's City Council is expected to give final approval Wednesday to a contract agreement with more than two dozen labor unions.
Pro-Choice Advocates Urge City To Reject Plan To Give Tax Financing To Presence HealthAbortion rights advocates are speaking out against a measure up for a City Council vote Wednesday that would provide taxpayer funding for health facilities that refuse to perform elective abortions.
Mayor To Announce Plan To Help Kids Meet New CPS High School Graduation RequirementMayor Rahm Emanuel has promised to unveil plans to make sure every Chicago Public Schools student has the support they will need to meet new graduation requirements he announced last year.