CHICAGO (CBS) — Several members of the Chicago City Council said Tuesday they’ll be speaking out and pushing hard to reform City Hall, which could put them at odds with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and some of their colleagues.
WBBM Newsradio Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports nine aldermen have formed the so-called Progressive Reform Coalition.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
The members include Alds. Robert Fioretti (2nd), Leslie Hairston (5th), Roderick Sawyer (6th), Toni Foulkes (15th) Ricardo Munoz (22nd), Scott Waguespack (32nd), Nick Sposato (36th), John Arena (45th) and Ameya Pawar (47th).
They insisted their intent is to work with the mayor, not against him.