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  1. Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce Crowdfunding Campaign...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael P. Kelly today announced the launch of "Play Ball Chicago," an online fundraiser designed to raise funds to increase participation in inner city youth baseball and softball in Chicago's parks. "The success of Jackie Robinson West has inspired young people all over Chicago to play baseball, and it is important that every child has an opportunity to play, no matter their neighborhood or economic background," said Mayor Emanuel.

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  2. Blue Chip Marketing Worldwide Expanding into Downtown ChicagoRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Business Wire

    The new "plug-and-play" office is located on the fifth floor of 10 W. Hubbard St. in River North, space formerly occupied by Steve Stoute and Jay-Z's New York-based Translation Marketing. The office currently accommodates 25 employees with an opportunity to expand and will foster a mobile office culture with open workstations for anyone in the agency to use.

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  3. Why is Gov. Pat Quinn living off minimum wage for a week?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... supporting an increase in the minimum wage. Other Democrats who also support this cause include Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Vice President Joe Biden and President Obama . But what's Quinn's true motivation? He announced his minimum wage experiment ...

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  4. Why white men hate unions: The South, the new workforce and the GOP war on your self-interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Salon

    Labor & white men once stood united. Now they're across a political divide thanks to decades-long war of confusion In mid-August, the Chicago Tribune published a poll showing that Karen Lewis, the outspoken president of the Chicago Teachers Union, was leading Rahm Emanuel, 43 percent to 39 percent, in a hypothetical 2015 mayoral race.

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  5. The media: Judge & juryRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... air time and newspapers. It is a public event that shifts our focus away from other problems. In the words of Rahm Emanuel, the ex- White House Chief of Staff, "you never want a serious crisis to go to waste." And so, the riots and looting in ...

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  6. Chicago's Little League champs return as heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Statesboro Herald

    ... at Wrigley Field where the Cubs watched during a rain delay and cheered like 12-year-olds themselves. Mayor Rahm Emanuel organized all-city watch parties. Fans lined up Tuesday to buy 7,000 team T-shirts at a local sporting goods store and on ...

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  7. Juan Williams: A new term for reform of schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | The Hill

    ... for school reform are coming from the left. For the first time, moderate Democrats - from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo - are gaining support from the cultural left for school reform. For the first time, Congress is facing ...

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  8. In Chicago, Poles and Jews Come Together for LodzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Forward

    ... on Moskal to retract his comments, a demand to which Moskal replied, "Sorry, no retraction." In 2002, when Rahm Emanuel, a Jewish Chicagoan with Israeli roots, launched his first run for Congress, Moskal described him as a "millionaire ... 5 comments

  9. The WilliesWHAT'S with All These Ufo Videos?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... strategy: if you appease the center-right, liberals will follow along because they have no alternative. Rahm Emanuel, the President's chief advisor, recently told The Wall Street Journal that the White House has nothing to worry about from the left, ...

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  10. Safe Passage program expanded by IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Examiner.com

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Public Schools boss Barbara Byrd-Bennett at an Aug. 29th news conference to announce the "CPS Safe Passage" program will expand through $10 million in support from Quinn's office and the state of Illinois.

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  11. Is Obama shedding his dream?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Times of Oman

    ... the explaining and selling of his signature health care legislation to Bill Clinton. He outsourced Congress to Rahm Emanuel in the first term, and now doesn't bother to source it at all. He left schmoozing, as well as a spiralling Iraq, to Joe ...

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  12. Graduation rates for Chicago Public Schools on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Examiner.com

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools Chief Executive Officer Barbara Byrd-Bennett recently announced that rate for freshmen on-track to graduate for School Year 2013-2014 is the highest measure on record at 84.1 percent, up 2.6 percentage points from 2013.

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  13. Obama Weekly Address: This Labor Day, Let's Talk About the Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Breitbart.com

    In his Labor Day weekend weekly address, President Barack Obama uses the occasion to make another plea for a high minimum wage.

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  14. In the spirit of Labor Day, Obama promotes boosting minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | CBS News

    ... the states that haven't." Mr. Obama offered shout-outs for raising wages to mayors like his longtime friend Rahm Emanuel in Chicago and businesses he's previously patronized, such as The Gap. The president of Kentucky State University, he added, ...

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  15. This Labor Day, Let's Talk About the Minimum WageRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | Holtville Tribune

    In this week's address, the President wished Americans a Happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we've made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure that our growing economy fuels a strong middle class.

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  16. Obama: This Labor Day, Let's Talk About the Minimum Wage, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Kansas City InfoZine

    In this week's address, the President wished Americans a Happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we've made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure that our growing economy fuels a strong middle class.

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  17. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Daily Kos

    To build a stronger middle class in today's changing economy, we've got to keep fighting.

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  18. Obama Says He Wants to Help Workers. He Might Just Be Helping Robots Find New JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | TheBlaze.com

    It's Labor Day weekend, and President Barack Obama chose to celebrate the holiday by flogging one of his favorite issues: the minimum wage.

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  19. Quinn: Jane Byrne Interchange 'right name for a coming together'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... at Chicago's student center. Former Mayor Jane Byrne, 81, who made her first public appearance since Mayor Rahm Emanuel's 2011 inauguration, was confined to a wheelchair and didn't speak at the event. "We decided that the Jane Byrne Interchange ...

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  20. A quiet start expected for city schools as mayoral election draws nearRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Chicago Tribune

    ... anti-violence program, according to the offices of the governor and mayor. ( Noreen Ahmed-Ullah ) With Mayor Rahm Emanuel seeking a second term and Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis still weighing the possibility of running against him, ...

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