Candidates Count Down Last Month To Mayoral ElectionWith one month left until the election for mayor of Chicago, the race was turning into a final sprint for votes.
Poll Shows Emanuel Far AheadA new poll in the mayoral race shows Rahm Emanuel with a comfortable lead – but not a majority of support.
Emanuel Campaign Says It Has Raised $11.7MRahm Emanuel reinforced his status as the frontrunner in the race to succeed Mayor Richard M. Daley on Thursday, revealing he has amassed a campaign warchest of nearly $12 million.
Braun: Clinton Betrayed Minorities By Backing EmanuelMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun is repeating her accusation that former President Bill Clinton has betrayed blacks and Hispanics by endorsing his onetime aide, Rahm Emanuel.
3 Mayoral Candidates Admit To Being Bullying VictimsAt least half of Chicago's mayoral candidates admit to being subject to bullying as a child.
Mayoral Candidates Square Off Over EducationThe four principal mayoral candidates squared off in their first televised debate Monday night, with a focus on education.
Mayoral Candidates Sound Off At Dr. King BreakfastCandidates for Chicago mayor used the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day breakfast as a political platform, with less than five weeks to go before the election.
Immigrant Rights Group Wants Probe Of Deportation ProgramThe Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights is asking the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to investigate its own Secure Communities program for deporting illegal aliens after encounters with local police.
Emanuel, Chico Skip Mayoral Candidate ForumWhen Rahm Emanuel and Gery Chico took a pass on a mayoral forum Saturday at a Chatham church, fellow candidates Carol Moseley Braun and Miguel del Valle took notice.
Mayoral Candidates Go After Emanuel At DebateThe top four candidates for mayor of Chicago stepped things up a notch on Friday, sitting down face-to-face for the first time at a meeting with the Chicago Tribune editorial board.
Braun Slams State Income Tax HikeMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun is blasting the Illinois General Assembly's approval of a massive income tax hike.
Braun Hits Chico, Emanuel On FinancesChicago mayoral hopeful Carol Moseley Braun went on the attack on two major rivals for their financial histories and political connections, after days of facing questions about her own finances.
Braun Says She's Done Discussing TaxesNew information continues to surface about the finances of mayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun.
Top Mayoral Candidates Are Starting To Sound AlikeOn many of the key issues facing Chicago, it's hard to tell one mayoral candidate from another. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports that while the leading candidates are all very different, in some ways, they're starting to sound a lot alike.
Moseley Braun Tax Returns Reflect Business StrugglesMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun reluctantly addressed her tax returns that revealed her struggles as an entrepreneur; during an unrelated campaign appearance in Englewood on Wednesday.