Danny Davis

A sample temporary visitor driver's license. (Credit: Illinois Secretary of State's Officer)

Quinn Signs Driver’s License Law For Immigrants

Governor Quinn has signed a new law that allows undocumented immigrants the right to obtain a drivers license.


Bill Clinton

Clinton Set To Give Boost To Emanuel

Former President Bill Clinton is set to be in town Tuesday to give a high-profile boost to mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2011

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk

Davis, Kirk Make Show Of Unity After Arizona Shooting

A week after a shooting rampage in Arizona left six people dead and 13 wounded including Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, two prominent Illinois politicians were making a public show of solidarity.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2011

Carol Moseley Braun, Danny Davis and James Meeks at Rainbow/PUSH rally

Braun Campaigns For Mayor At Meeks’ Church

Chicago mayoral candidate and former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun has appeared at a church on the city’s South Side.


Carol Moseley Braun, Danny Davis and James Meeks at Rainbow/PUSH rally

Black Pols Make Show Of Unity For Braun

Many of Chicago’s African-American political leaders gathered at Rainbow/PUSH headquarters on Saturday to show support for Carol Moseley Braun, the one major black candidate left in the race for Chicago mayor.

CBS Chicago–01/01/2011

Congressman Danny Davis on Friday Dec. 31, 2010 announces he is dropping out of the Chicago mayoral race. (CBS)

Davis Quits Mayoral Race

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) announced Friday evening that he is dropping out of the race for mayor of Chicago, in the interest of rallying behind a single major black candidate: Carol Moseley Braun.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2010

Danny Davis

Is Danny Davis Playing Race Card With Bill Clinton?

Congressman Danny Davis is telling Bill Clinton to stay out of the Chicago mayoral race. He says Clinton should not raise money for Rahm Emanuel, not if Clinton cares about his reputation among African-Americans. Is Davis playing a race card? CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Carol Moseley Braun sat down for an in-depth interview with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine. (CBS)

Braun Criticizes Clinton’s Stumping For Emanuel

Former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun says President Bill Clinton’s decision to campaign for Rahm Emanuel amounts to an outsider helping another outsider in the Chicago mayoral race.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Danny Davis

Davis: Clinton Would Upset Blacks If He Backs Emanuel

Congressman and mayoral candidate Danny Davis says former President Clinton should stay out of the Chicago mayoral election.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010

Danny Davis

Davis To Clinton: Stay Out Of Chicago Politics

Congressman Danny Davis has a message for former President Bill Clinton: Don’t take sides in the Chicago mayor’s race — or else.


Danny Davis

Davis: May The Best Candidate Win

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Ill.) says he and fellow mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun simply hope the best person gets elected.

WBBM Newsradio–12/27/2010

Rahm Emanuel

Decision Near In Emanuel Residency Challenge

An election hearing officer’s ruling could come as soon as Tuesday, but court challenges are expected regardless of where it comes down.


Carol Moseley Braun and James Meeks

Meeks Resurrects Idea Of Consensus Black Candidate

State Sen. James Meeks on Wednesday called on the his two fellow African-American candidates for mayor to get together to decide which of them has the best chance to win and then have all three back that candidate.

CBS 2–12/15/2010


Davis Takes Top Spot On Mayoral Ballot

When Chicago voters cast their ballots for mayor in February, the first name they’ll see on their ballots will be Danny Davis.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2010

Chico Meeks

Several Mayoral Candidates Dish Out Turkey To Less Fortunate

Several of the candidates for Chicago mayor could be found this Thanksgiving dishing out turkey and the trimmings to the less fortunate. But each said city government must be more creative in how it addresses such services day-to-day.


Danny Davis

What Danny Davis Brings To The Race For Mayor

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis, the mayoral candidate with the most experience as an elected official, also has close ties to organized labor. Davis sat down with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine to discuss whether those ties could be a problem.

CBS 2–11/24/2010

Mayoral Candidates

Poll Shows Emanuel Leading Mayor’s Race

The newest, independently-commissioned poll of Chicago Mayoral Candidates, tonight shows Rahm Emanuel far ahead of the other candidates in a crowded race for mayor.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2010

Danny Davis

Davis: Courts Will Decide Emanuel’s Residency

Mayoral candidate Danny Davis says he doesn’t feel threatened by opponent Rahm Emanuel, but expects a level playing field for all candidates when it comes to the residency requirements.


Carol Moseley Braun

Braun Officially Joins Race For Mayor

Former U.S. Sen. and Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun officially joined the race for Chicago mayor on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2010

Candidate Petitions

Mayor Candidates File, Begin Squabbling Over Debates, Tactics

Candidates submitted their petitions this morning to secure their places on the ballot for mayor and other offices next year.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2010