mayoral candidate

Illinois State Senator, Rev. James Meeks (D-Chicago)

Meeks To Give Up Running Church For Mayoral Race

State Sen. Rev. James Meeks has announced he will temporarily give up the day-to-day operations of his Salem Baptist Church as he prepares his run for mayor.


James Meeks, Carol Moseley Braun

Potential Mayoral Picks Narrowed To Meeks, Braun

A coalition of African-American leaders has narrowed its choices for a consensus candidate for mayor down to two finalists.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2010

Ald. Bob Fioretti (2nd)

Fioretti Losing Voice, Will Delay Mayoral Bid

It’s not often that a Chicago politician loses his voice while tuning up to run for mayor. But that’s literally what’s about to happen to Ald. Robert Fioretti (2nd).