Newly elected Pope Francis. (Credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Pope Francis: Cardinal Bergoglio Chosen To Lead Catholic Church

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina has been chosen as the new leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics, taking the name Pope Francis 1


Jean-Claude Brizard

Brizard: Appointed School Board Is Fine The Way It Is

The head of Chicago Public Schools says he’d like to see the school board stay the way it is.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Chicago Public Schools

Renewed Call Issued For Elected School Board

A renewed call has been issued for a school board that would be elected in Chicago instead of appointed by the mayor.

WBBM Newsradio–02/17/2011

Chicago Public Schools

Teachers Union: Voters Should Pick School Board

The head of the Chicago Teachers Union says voters – and not the mayor – should decide who runs the school district.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2010