Mayor Emanuel Says Bill For Harsher Sentences On Repeat Gun Offenders Faces ChallengesMayor Emanuel said he is not disheartened by word that a bill to get tough on repeat gun offenders remains stalled in Springfield.
Mayor Emanuel Doubts Governor Rauner's CPS Pension Relief ProposalMayor Emanuel is expressing doubts about Governor Rauner’s latest proposal for pension relief for the Chicago Public Schools.
Mayor Emanuel Wants To See President Trump's Words Turn To ActionsMayor Emanuel is, in some ways, reserving judgement on President Donald Trump’s speech to Congress on Tuesday night. He wants to see how the words translate into deeds.
Emanuel Upset With Continued Violence, Discusses The Need For ChangeMayor Emanuel said he is upset that shootings and homicides in Chicago are already higher this year than the same three-week period in 2016.
Trump Takes Dig At Rahm Emanuel Over Chicago HomicidesPresident-elect Donald Trump says Rahm Emanuel, Chicago's mayor and President Barack Obama's former chief of staff, should ask for federal assistance if he can't bring down the city's rising homicide tally.
Emanuel Names Anna Valencia As City ClerkMayor Rahm Emanuel has named Anna Valencia, a top aide, to be Chicago's next City Clerk.
New Streets Lights To Be Demonstrated In 7 NeighborhoodsA new street light system featuring higher quality and longer lasting lights will be demonstrated beginning Monday night in seven Chicago neighborhoods.
Mayor Announces Expansion Of International Baccalaureate ProgrammingA number of government and education officials gathered at Curie High School Friday to announce the expansion of International Baccalaureate programming.
Mayor Emanuel Stays Calm Through Ongoing Illinois Budget ShowdownMayor Emanuel verbally shrugs when asked about the continuing budget stalemate in Springfield.
4,000 Properties Available For $1 With Expansion Of Large Lots ProgramMajor Emanuel announced Tuesday a major expansion of the city's Large Lots land sale program, that will expand into more than 30 communities across Chicago.
Officials Announce $75M For Chicago Train ExtensionChicago Transit Authority officials have approved a capital plan that includes $75 million in funding for an extension of major train line.
President Obama Congratulates Cubs Win On Twitter, Along With Many Chicago Sports TeamsPresident Barack Obama is giving it up for the Chicago Cubs.