Poll Shows Emanuel Surging In SupportSparks flew between Rahm Emanuel and his two closest challengers at a mayoral debate Thursday night, but a new poll shows Emanuel continuing to add to his already sizable lead.
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.
Del Valle Wants Probe Into Chicago Parking Meter DealMiguel Del Valle believes there may have been a violation in the city's ethics ordinance during contract negotiations.
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.
Del Valle: Emanuel Benefited From Patronage SystemMiguel Del Valle says the prison sentence given for former Chicago Streets and Sanitation Commissioner Al Sanchez brings to mind rival Rahm Emanuel’s connections to Chicago's old patronage system.
Emanuel Backs Off Criticism Of Blizzard ResponseMayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel is toning down his earlier criticism of the way the Daley administration handled the closing of Lake Shore Drive during Tuesday night’s snowstorm.
Mayoral Candidates Bring Snow Into CampaignsSome candidates for Chicago Mayor are using the snow emergency to highlight their own efforts.
Mayoral Debate Focuses On Issues, Not EmanuelThe four leading mayoral candidates focused on the city’s financial crisis and other pressing issues, rather than Rahm Emanuel’s residency controversy, in a mayoral debate Thursday evening.
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.
Rivals Criticize Chico Over City Worker ResidencyChicago mayoral candidate Gery Chico is being criticized by his rivals for suggesting the city could do without residency requirements for municipal employees.
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.
Del Valle Questions Emanuel's MillionsRahm Emanuel's $12 million in campaign contributions is coming under fire by mayoral opponent Miguel del Valle, who has raised far less money.
Poll Shows Emanuel Far AheadA new poll in the mayoral race shows Rahm Emanuel with a comfortable lead – but not a majority of support.
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.