Lightfoot To Officially Enter Race For MayorLori Lightfoot resigned as head of the Police Board on Monday, and already has hired a campaign team of consultants, TV producers, and a pollster.
Activist Ja'Mal Green To Run For MayorGreen, 22, has been a frequent critic of Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Police Department, often protesting the shootings of young black men by police.
Court Clerk Dorothy Brown To Run For Mayor, Amid Longtime Federal ProbeDespite having been under federal investigation for years, Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown will run for mayor in 2019, joining an already crowded field challenging Rahm Emanuel in his bid for a third term.
A Power Play In Chicago's Mayoral RaceThree candidates are focusing their fire on one target: Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Willie Wilson Launches Another Bid For Mayor Of ChicagoWillie Wilson on Tuesday launched another bid to unseat Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2019.
Some Say Willie Wilson Is Ready To Challenge Emanuel In Mayor's RaceSome supporters are using a new poll to set the stage for another possible campaign for mayor by businessman Willie Wilson.
Willie Wilson Says He Paid Mel Reynolds Thousands To Consult In AfricaWilson took the stand in federal court on the first day of Reynolds’ trial on misdemeanor charges alleging he failed to file his tax returns
Cook County Advocates Push For Loan Fund To Help People At Risk Of Losing Their HomesCook County advocates are pushing for an ongoing fund to help low-income people who might lose their homes because of unpaid property tax bills.
Churches Holding Property Tax-Relief Fundraiser This WeekendOne hundred churches are hosting an afternoon of music and prayer to raise funds for people impacted by the recent increase in Cook County property taxes.
Willie Wilson To Bail Out Cook County Inmates Who Can’t Afford BondHe’s talking about inmates at the Cook County Jail booked on nonviolent, misdemeanor charges, who don’t have enough money to post bond.
Former Chicago Mayoral Candidate Willie Wilson Announces Presidential BidChicago businessman Willie Wilson has announced this morning he's taking on Hillary Clinton and other Democrats in a bid to be president.
Wilson Backs Garcia In Race For MayorAfter repeatedly meeting with both Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia over the past few weeks, businessman Willie Wilson threw his support behind Garcia in the upcoming runoff election.
Emanuel Proposes 'Right To Thrive' Zones, Wilson Endorses Garcia Challenger Commissioner Chuy Garcia is reacting cooly to Mayor Emanuel’s proposals for so-called “Right to Thrive” zones in some poorer neighborhoods, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Wilson: I'll Vote For Garcia But May Endorse EmanuelIt’s a somewhat confusing stance from a man whose support would be welcomed by either Chicago mayoral candidate. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Wilson Meets With Fioretti While Weighing Endorsement Of A Mayoral CandidateAld. Bob Fioretti and businessman Willie Wilson are out of the mayoral race, but not without clout. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.