Lori Lightfoot Picks Up Endorsements From Chicago Tribune, Our RevolutionToni Preckwinkle and Lori Lightfoot have been fighting in the mayor's race over who is the "true progressive," and Friday Our Revolution, one of the city's most progressive political groups, threw its support behind Lightfoot.
Chicago Mayor's Race: Corruption/Ethics Issues
Lightfoot, Preckwinkle Spar At Chicago Mayoral Candidate ForumWith a little more than three weeks left until the runoff election, both candidates for Chicago mayor faced off in a forum Thursday night, and it didn't take long for things to get heated.
It's Now Official: Newly Reelected State Comptroller Mendoza Now Running For Chicago MayorIt's not exactly a surprise since an announcement video leaked out before Mendoza won re-election as state comptroller.
Lightfoot Joins Fray In Race For Mayor, Vowing 'Progressive Course' For Chicago“By almost every measure we are currently headed in the wrong direction,” Lightfoot said in kicking off her campaign for mayor.
Lightfoot To Officially Enter Race For MayorLori Lightfoot resigned as head of the Police Board on Monday, and already has hired a campaign team of consultants, TV producers, and a pollster.
A Power Play In Chicago's Mayoral RaceThree candidates are focusing their fire on one target: Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
McCarthy Slams Emanuel's 'Arrogance,' Hits Mayor's 'Record Of Failure'McCarthy accused the mayor of trying to distract voters, rather than talk about the issues that are most important to Chicago.
Emanuel Campaign Releases Video Of Trump Calling McCarthy 'Phenomenal Guy'Less than a day after former top cop Garry McCarthy announced he's running for mayor, the Emanuel campaign fired its first salvo in the race.
McCarthy Entering Race For Mayor Of ChicagoFormer police chief Garry McCarthy will run for mayor of Chicago.
McCarthy To Announce Decision On 2019 Mayor's Race Next WeekFormer Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said he will announce next week whether he'll run for mayor in 2019, setting up a race against the man who fired him amid the political firestorm over the fatal police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
A Look At Rahm Emanuel's Political ResurrectionCBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley looks at the mayor's resurrection, and how he managed to pull it off.