Mayoral Candidates Focus On Adding CopsAs the candidates for mayor were waiting to find out if front-runner Rahm Emanuel will get to stay on the ballot, they were out talking Wednesday about their plans to fight crime in Chicago.
Illinois Supreme Court Will Review Emanuel CaseThe Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to review an Illinois Appellate Court ruling that knocked Rahm Emanuel out of the race for mayor.
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.
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.
Labor Unions Split In Race For MayorNot long after uniting behind Democrat Pat Quinn in the race for governor, Chicago’s labor unions remain split on who to back as the successor to Mayor Richard M. Daley.
Chico Slams Emanuel On Ties To Freddie MacMayoral hopeful Gery Chico on Tuesday blasted rival Rahm Emanuel for his ties to mortgage giant Freddie Mac and the national mortgage crisis.
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.
Chico Calls For Abolishing City Clerk, TreasurerMayoral candidate Gery Chico reportedly wants to get rid of the offices of the city clerk and the city treasurer, calling the posts a waste of taxpayer money.
Burke Endorses Chico For MayorFormer Chicago Board of Education president Gery Chico picked up another major endorsement Thursday, when Ald. Edward Burke (14th) – the powerful chair of the City Council Finance Committee – backed him to replace Mayor Richard M. Daley.
"Dock" Walls Offers Way To Ease Parking Meter WoesOne of the lesser-known candidates for Mayor has come up with one novel way to bypass some of the City’s problems with its parking meter privatization.
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.
De Jesus Drops Out Of Mayor's RaceAnother candidate has dropped out of the race for mayor of Chicago.
Mayoral Hopeful Watkins: Corruption Costs City $500 Million A YearLesser-known mayoral candidate Patricia Watkins says ending corruption in city government would go a long way toward helping Chicago close its budget gap.
Emanuel: City Could Save $40 MillionMayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel says the City of Chicago could save $40 million a year if it overhauled a procurement system he says is broken.