Emanuel, Aldermen To Be Sworn In MondaySome big names were in Chicago Monday to celebrate Mayor Rahm Emanuel's second term. Former President Bill Clinton will watch as Emanuel is sworn in, along with all 50 aldermen, the city clerk, and city treasurer. Lyric Opera soprano Renee Fleming and Englewood poet Harold Green also will perform at the ceremony.
Rahm Laughs Off Latest Rumors About Going Back To White House“This is the best job I ever had,” he said. “I have no interest in another job. Zero, zilch, none, nothing, okay?”
Chicago, New York, Honolulu To Submit Proposals For Obama LibraryNext week, a handful of President Barack Obama's oldest friends and associates will start judging proposals from two universities in Chicago and one each in New York and Honolulu, and by the end of March, Obama and the first lady will announce the winner.
Springsteen, Chris Martin & More Fill In With U2 At World AIDS Day ConcertBruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin took the place of Bono at a concert Monday night in Times Square.
Former President Clinton Stumps For Quinn, DurbinFormer President Bill Clinton became the latest high-profile Democrat to back the re-election bids of Gov. Pat Quinn and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, saying Tuesday that the candidates focus on issues important to voters, like jobs and health care.
Rahm To Hillary: "Dead Broke? Really?"Mayor Rahm Emanuel ribbed former Secretary of State and former First Lady Hillary Clinton, for stating in an interview this week that she and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, were “dead broke” when they left the White House in 2001.
Emanuel, Clinton Announce $200M Investment In City BuildingsMayor Rahm Emanuel is joining former President Bill Clinton Thursday afternoon in announcing a new program to spur private financing for new and retrofitted government buildings, and other public projects.
Emanuel Reflects On Time With Clinton, Obama White HousesMayor Rahm Emanuel was back in Chicago Sunday night, after a quick trip to Iowa, where he stood in for President Obama at a major Democratic event. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Clinton: Occupy Movement Has Gotten Out A MessageFormer President Bill Clinton was in town Friday morning to sign his new book, <em>Back to Work</em> Barnes and Noble at the Old Orchard shopping center in Skokie.
Clinton To Appear For One-On-One Interview For Chicago Ideas WeekFormer president Bill Clinton has agreed to a one-on-one interview before a live audience, as part of Chicago Ideas Week, which gets underway Monday.
Emanuel, Clinton Reunite At Jobs ConferenceMayor Rahm Emanuel appeared at a Chicago-hosted jobs conference on Wednesday with his old boss, former President Bill Clinton, and said Chicago has 120,000 job openings right now, but unemployment stands at 9 percent.