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Emanuel Not Criticizing Sandi Jackson For Missing Council Meetings

Mayor Rahm Emanuel suggested Wednesday that people shouldn’t be too hard on Ald. Sandi Jackson (7th), who’s been a no-show at the City Council in recent weeks, while her husband, former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., has been dealing with serious legal and medical problems.

WBBM Newsradio–11/28/2012

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Teachers Union To Go To Aldermen With Case Against Longer School Day

The Chicago Teachers Union is taking its case against a longer school day directly to the City Council.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

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Emanuel: NATO, G8 Summits Will Showcase Chicago To World

Chicago will host world leaders next spring for the NATO and G8 summits, and will be the first U.S. city other than Washington, D.C., ever to host a NATO gathering.

WBBM Newsradio–06/23/2011

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Big Ten To Discuss Move To 9-Game Season

The Big Ten coaches and athletic directors will meet in Chicago this week, and a nine-game football schedule is a major item up for discussion.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011