Emanuel Blasts Quinn After Former Campaign Aide Picked To Run Illinois Sports Facilities BoardMayor Emanuel is critical of Governor Quinn for engineering the appointment a campaign aid to run the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Quinn's Pick Installed As Sports Facility Director, Suggests Concerts At U.S. Cellular FieldHanding a rare defeat to Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Gov. Pat Quinn appeared to outmaneuver the mayor on Thursday in a heated battle over a key state board post. And the governor's pick to run the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority was quick to suggest holding regular concerts at U.S. Cellular Field to improve revenue.
Emanuel Defends Opposition To Quinn's Choice To Run Stadium BoardMayor Rahm Emanuel was standing firm Tuesday in his opposition to Gov. Pat Quinn’s attempt to install a top aide as executive director of the state's stadium authority.
Quinn, Emanuel Spar Over Governor's Appointee To Sports BoardGov. Quinn says the mayor's operatives are engaging in character assassination.
Mayor Upset City Taxpayers Had To Help Foot Bill For Stadium RenovationsMayor Rahm Emanuel is expressing concern after the city had to make up a $1.1 million dollar shortfall in tax revenue for renovations at U.S. Cellular Field and Soldier Field.