Mayor Lightfoot Names Former City Clerk Miguel del Valle To Lead New Chicago School BoardMayor Lori Lightfoot has named former City Clerk Miguel del Valle to head up the Chicago Board of Education, and also has appointed six other new members of the school board.
Emanuel, Garcia Vying For Hispanic VotersChicago's mayoral election is little more than a month away and today, both Mayor Emanuel and one of his major challengers turned their attention to attracting Hispanic voters, reports CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley.
Emanuel's TV Ads On Teachers' Contract Make Bill Daley Change The ChannelMayor Rahm Emanuel has received mixed reviews from two high-profile Chicago politicians for recent TV ads featuring the mayor commenting on the new contract for Chicago Public Schools teachers.
Report: Emanuel's Victory More Lopsided Than It AppearedAn in-depth look at numbers from last month’s mayoral election indicates Rahm Emanuel’s victory was even more one-sided than it may have appeared.
Mayor-Elect Emanuel: Daley 'An Impossible Act To Follow'Rahm Emanuel coasted to victory in the race for mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, easily defeating five opponents to take over for the retiring Richard M. Daley, whom he called "an impossible act to follow."
Chicago Voters Head To PollsVoters are turning out at the polls today, as they cast their ballots in the first mayoral race in 22 years that has not included the name Richard M. Daley.
The Home Stretch For Mayoral CandidatesMayoral hopefuls pulled out all the stops Sunday during the final weekend before Tuesday's election. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent followed.
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.
Mayoral Contenders Gather For Final Televised DebateWith Election Day less than a week away, three of the major mayoral candidates attacked front-runner Rahm Emanuel.
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.
Four Mayoral Candidates Square Off In ForumMonday night marked the second-to-last debate between the four main candidates for Chicago Mayor, and the forum was relatively civil and at times jovial.
Good Government Group Gives Valentine To Del ValleThe Independent Voters of Illinois-Independent Precinct Organization has sent mayoral candidate Miguel Del Valle a public valentine.
Voters Seem Unimpressed By Mayoral DebatesThe mayoral debates so far seem to have drawn a collective yawn from many Chicago voters.