Talking The Issues With The Top Candidates For MayorThis week, the top four contendors for mayor sat down with CBS 2 News, in a series of interviews to discuss the issues in the race to succeed Mayor Richard M. Daley.
All-Access Look At The Top Contenders For MayorThe race for mayor of Chicago is entering its final days, with Election Day coming up on Tuesday. CBS 2 has been taking an up-close look at the campaigns of the four top contenders to succeed Mayor Richard M. Daley.
Mayor's Race Enters Home StretchWith four days left until the election for mayor of Chicago, the six candidates were heading into the final week of campaigning at full speed.
Rahm Emanuel On His Bid For MayorWith less than a week until Election Day, we wanted to hear from the candidates for mayor in person. So we’ve invited the four frontrunners to sit down for interviews on issues important to the campaign.
Daley Blasts Chico Supporter For 'Emanuel Judas' CommentMayor Daley injected himself into Chicago's mayoral campaign today with an angry denunciation of a comment about Rahm Emanuel by one of Gery Chico's supporters at a Chico rally.
Carol Moseley Braun On Her Bid For MayorWith only a week until Election Day, we wanted to hear from the candidates for mayor in person. So we’ve invited the four frontrunners to come into the CBS 2 studio to answer some questions.
Chico Supporter Stirs Controversy, Calls Emanuel 'Judas'A key supporter of mayoral candidate Gery Chico has raised some eyebrows by saying something about Rahm Emanuel that the Emanuel campaign called blatantly ugly.
Miguel Del Valle On His Bid For MayorWith only a week until Election Day, we wanted to hear from the candidates for mayor in person. Miguel del Valle was the first candidate to enter the race and he was the first candidate to sit down with CBS 2.
Voters Seem Unimpressed By Mayoral DebatesThe mayoral debates so far seem to have drawn a collective yawn from many Chicago voters.
Opponents Hammer Emanuel On Taxes, Freddie MacThe gloves have come off in the race for Mayor, with the rest of the field setting its sights on frontrunner Rahm Emanuel, attacking his “luxury services” tax proposal and his ties to mortgage giant Freddie Mac.
Emanuel Holds Big Lead, But Rivals Not QuittingThe candidates for mayor of Chicago have all but conceded that Rahm Emanuel will get the most votes on Feb. 22, but they said he won’t get the 50 percent-plus-one that he needs to avoid an April 5 runoff against the candidate who comes in second.
Mayor's Race Approaching The Home StretchWith two weeks to go in the race for mayor, the big issues for the candidates continue to be crime, education and the economy.
Mayoral Candidates Discuss Healthy SchoolsAt a forum to discuss making public schools healthier on Friday, the candidates for mayor touched on a number of other issues facing Chicago Public Schools, as well as the race for mayor itself.
Braun Apologizes For Calling Rival A Crack AddictMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun offered a public apology Wednesday to a rival candidate she accused of being a crack addict.
Parents, Students Voice Opinions On School ReformAll six candidates for mayor of Chicago have said the city’s public schools need reform, but like other issues facing the candidates, there is disagreement on specific solutions.