Garcia And Lewis Talk Campaign Strategy Over LunchChicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis joined mayoral candidate Jesus “Chuy” Garcia for a strategy session Thursday afternoon in Bronzeville, their first joint appearance in several weeks.
Winners And Loser's From Tuesday's ElectionThere were plenty of winners and losers after Tuesday’s election, including many who weren’t even on the ballot.
Reaction To Jackie Robinson West Being Stripped Of TitleNot surprisingly, Little League International's decision to strip Jackie Robinson West of their national title, due to violations of residency rules, has stirred up a hornet's nest, prompting reaction from all corners.
Lewis: 'Very Disappointing' To Not Be In Race For MayorThree months after surgery for a brain tumor forced her out of the race for mayor, Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis spoke publicly for the first time about her disappointment that she won’t be taking on Mayor Rahm Emanuel next month.
Karen Lewis Endorses Emanuel Opponent For MayorChicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis, who is undergoing treatment for a brain tumor, is seen in a video posted online Friday endorsing mayoral candidate Jesus Garcia.
Reports Of Lewis' Condition Raises Awareness About Brain TumorsA Chicago neurosurgeon says there are some warning signs to keep in mind, when trying to differentiate between a run-of-the-mill headache and something worse. CBS 2's Marissa Bailey reports.
Ailing CTU President Not Running For Mayor Of ChicagoKaren Lewis will not be challenging Rahm Emanuel in next year's mayoral election, according to a statement by Lewis' exploratory committee.
CTU President Karen Lewis Has 'Serious Illness,' Vice President Will Replace Her For NowLewis was hospitalized Sunday after feeling “discomfort,” but the union had been tight-lipped about what is ailing the potential mayoral candidate.
CTU President Karen Lewis Hospitalized, Union Denies Rumor Of StrokeChicago Teachers Union President and potential mayoral contender Karen Lewis has spent the past two nights in the hospital after feeling discomfort and lightheaded. WBBM Newsradio's Steve Miller reports CTU representatives were quick to shoot down rumors Lewis suffered a stroke.
CTU President Karen Lewis In The Hospital: UnionCTU spokeswoman Stephanie Gadlin says Lewis, 61, is being evaluated at a local hospital “after experiencing discomfort Sunday evening.” Gadlin says it is not due to a stroke, as rumors have suggested.
Karen Lewis Says Fioretti's Candidacy Will Have 'No Bearing' On Her Decision Sunday’s Mexican Independence Day parade in Little Village could feature a preview of next year's race for mayor of Chicago.
Lewis Walking Fine Line Between Labor Leader And Potential Mayoral Candidate On the first day of school for CPS, Karen Lewis praised new programs or policies which led to better test scores, graduation rates and especially student safety, but claimed they were started long before Mayor Emanuel took office.
Handful Of Seniors Head Back To School For Final Year At Dyett High SchoolAt one Chicago public high school, there was no stampede when the bell rang today and no line at the door. In fact, there were only 12 students.
Karen Lewis “Seriously Considering” Mayoral RunPotential mayoral candidates Alderman Bob Fioretti and CTU President Karen Lewis are holding events to assess interest in a potential run.
Emanuel Defends Fire Department Hiring Preference For CPS Grads Mayor Rahm Emanuel is defending the Chicago Fire Department’s hiring preference for Chicago Public School graduate, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.