Del Valle Vows To Streamline Government, Help Small BusinessMiguel del Valle says he'll streamline City Government to make it easier for small businesses to create new jobs if he's elected Mayor of Chicago.
Emanuel Residency Case Moves To Appellate CourtAn attorney challenging Rahm Emanuel’s right to run for mayor of Chicago has taken his case to the Illinois Appellate Court.
New Year Brings "Playoffs" For Mayoral ContendersWith seven weeks to go until the Feb. 22 election for mayor of Chicago, the campaign has moved from the end of the regular season and into the playoffs.
Braun Releases Tax ReturnsMayoral candidate Carol Moseley Braun released her tax returns for 2008 and 2009 Tuesday afternoon, a day after creating a small firestorm for refusing to do so because she didn't "want to."
Braun Campaigns For Mayor At Meeks' ChurchChicago mayoral candidate and former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun has appeared at a church on the city's South Side.
Black Pols Make Show Of Unity For BraunMany of Chicago’s African-American political leaders gathered at Rainbow/PUSH headquarters on Saturday to show support for Carol Moseley Braun, the one major black candidate left in the race for Chicago mayor.
Moseley Braun: Sun-Times' Steinberg 'A Drunk And Wife Beater'Carol Moseley Braun drew applause from supporters today when she lashed out at Chicago Sun-Times columnist Neil Steinberg.
Meeks Backtracks Even More From Remarks On Minorities, WomenThere was another new twist Friday in the flap over state Sen. James Meeks comments about who should and should not get a boost in city contracting.
Burris Isn't Running For MayorFormer U.S. Sen. Roland Burris isn't running for Chicago mayor.
Meeks Backtracks On Comments About Minority ContractsMayoral Candidate James Meeks was clarifying some comments he made about which groups should and should not be included in minority contracting set-aside programs.
Emanuel Tenant Wanted $100K To Vacate Mayoral Candidate's HouseTestimony revealed that Rob Halpin sought the large sum from the mayoral hopeful shortly before he filed petitions to run against Emanuel and other contenders.
Meeks Resurrects Idea Of Consensus Black CandidateState Sen. James Meeks on Wednesday called on the his two fellow African-American candidates for mayor to get together to decide which of them has the best chance to win and then have all three back that candidate.
Emanuel Tenant Testifies At Residency HearingAt an election board hearing on Rahm Emanuel's bid for mayor, his tenant contradicted Emanuel's testimony that his family stored prized possessions in a locked storage area of their house when they moved to Washington, D.C.
Rivals Accuse Emanuel Of Dodging Forums, DebatesIn the race for mayor of Chicago, three candidate forums have been scheduled for next week, but Rahm Emanuel will be conspicuous by his absence in all three.
Watkins Wants More Community-Based PolicingOne of the lesser-known candidates for mayor of Chicago has outlined what she says is a better approach to Chicago’s anti-crime efforts.