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City Council Chambers

City Council Passes Resolution Urging Pension Fund To Divest From Iran

The Chicago City Council is urging the city’s largest employee pension fund to divest itself from companies that do business with Iran’s energy sector.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Child Support Case Against Walsh Dismissed After Resolution With Ex-Wife

The child support case against U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has been dismissed, following a resolution out of court with his ex-wife.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012

Maggie Daley discusses her breast cancer diagnosis in 2002. (Credit: CBS)

City Council Pays Tribute To Maggie Daley

Two months after her death, former Chicago First Lady Maggie Daley was honored by the City Council.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Aldermen Back Resolution Declaring Chicago A ‘Torture-Free Zone’

A City Council committee has endorsed a resolution that would declare Chicago a “Torture-Free Zone.”

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

City Council Backs Longer School Day; 4th School OKs Extra Time

As a fourth school in Chicago voted to accept a longer school day, the City Council gave its unanimous support to the push to add at least 90 minutes to the school day at Chicago Public Schools.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2011

Cook County Seal

Partisan Debt Standoff Spills Over Onto County Board

While the standoff between Democrats and Republicans continues in Washington over the debt ceiling and spending cuts, the partisan rhetoric is spilling over into local governmental debates as well.

WBBM Newsradio–07/13/2011