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‘Occupy Chicago’ Protesters Talk Economy, Education At Town Hall Meeting

Hundreds of people filled Chicago Temple for a “Move the Money” town hall meeting Thursday night, and then marched to LaSalle and Jackson Streets, to join and show support for Occupy Chicago protesters.

WBBM Newsradio–10/20/2011

Mayor Rahm Emanuel discusses questions from the public during a town hall meeting on the city budget on Aug. 31, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Hosts Second Town Hall Meeting On Budget

Mayor Rahm Emanuel got another earful from concerned Chicagoans at the second town hall meeting this week to discuss the city budget.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Maria Randazzo, who was laid off along with more than 70 other Chicago traffic aides, confronted Mayor Rahm Emanuel about the move at a town hall meeting on the budget and said she was disappointed with his lack of sympathy for the laid off workers. (Credit: CBS)

Laid Off Traffic Aide Disappointed With Mayor’s Answers

The feisty fired traffic aide who stood up to Mayor Rahm Emanuel at his city budget town meeting Monday night, is now telling more of her story to CBS 2.

CBS 2–08/30/2011

Toni Preckwinkle

Preckwinkle Takes To Internet For Discussion On County Budget

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle used the Internet to talk about the county budget with voters Tuesday evening.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Mayor Holds Facebook Town Hall, Talks Burke Bodyguards, Recycling

At Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s first Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday, everything from his ultimatum to organized labor to Ald. Ed Burke’s bodyguards came up in questions from the social-network-public.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011

U.S. Rep. Danny Davis and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk

Davis, Kirk Make Show Of Unity After Arizona Shooting

A week after a shooting rampage in Arizona left six people dead and 13 wounded including Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, two prominent Illinois politicians were making a public show of solidarity.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2011