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  1. Our Opinion: Brattleboro, you are not aloneRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... Nature has decided to leave nothing but pothole ruin on our streets throughout the city of Chicago," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel, during a speech. "It also shows you the wear and tear and how old our streets are." On the night of March 30, noted Staten ...

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  2. Cassidy bill proposes decriminiliazation for pot posession in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    ... drug without penalty." Less than two years ago, the Chicago City Council, (shortly after the election of Mayor Rahm Emanuel), in a 43-3 vote overwhelmingly passed a vote to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. In an emailed ...

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  3. FBI chief Comey blames 'ingrained' gang culture...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... used to fight street crime in Chicago, though he made no specific guarantee. And he laughed off comments Mayor Rahm Emanuel made last year, when the mayor described federal efforts to tackle gun crime in Chicago as "horrible." Earlier Monday, ...

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  4. Ald. Fioretti Cranks Up Rahm CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | NBC Chicago

    Ald. Bob Fioretti , a vocal critic of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, offered his most stinging criticism yet at a speech Monday at City Club Chicago.

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  5. DuPage mayors step up push for pension reformRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Daily Herald

    ... have approved a pension overhaul for some Chicago city workers. "Personally, I was patient until Mayor Rahm Emanuel went to Springfield and showed the rest of the mayors of the state how to get it done," Hanover Park Village President Rodney Craig ...

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  6. Son of Dolton ex-mayor accused of tax evasionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Southtown Star

    ... cago alderman and one-time village inspector for Dolton, recently announced that he's challenging Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in the 2015 city election. 1 comment

  7. Quinn tour highlights questions of taxesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Washington Times

    ... raising property taxes, and reiterated Monday his decades-long devotion to cutting property taxes. Mayor Rahm Emanuel is hoping to use the bill to push for local approval of the tax increase, even though the provision that explicitly called for the ...

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  8. Fioretti rips Emanuel, sounds like a candidate for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Ald. Bob Fioretti on Monday accused Mayor Rahm Emanuel of presiding over the "widening of Chicago into two cities" and hinted strongly at a race for mayor.

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  9. IRS data shows Chicago property tax hike plan will drive away people and prosperityRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Illinoisreview

    ... reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. Mayor Rahm Emanuel's pension reform scheme passed through the General Assembly this week and has been moved to Gov. Pat Quinn's desk. This plan ...

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  10. Divvy bike trips set record on warm SaturdayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | ABC7 Chicago

    ... 200 more rides than Divvy's previous single-day record set last September, according to a statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office. Annual Divvy members accounted for 3,821 of Saturday's trips, while 24-hour users made up the other 7,045 trips, ...

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  11. Divvy Breaks Single Day Record with 10,866 Trips on SaturdayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | City of Chicago

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced today that Divvy, Chicago's bike share system, broke its single-day record with 10,866 rides on Saturday, beating the previous highest tally set in September by 201 rides.

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  12. Not In My Back Yard: Here Now, Images of Chicago's Gigantic Toxic Petcoke PilesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Curbed

    In what could be considered the worst environmental hazard in the Chicagoland area, gigantic piles of petcoke , a waste product from refining Canadian tar sands, line the Calumet River on the city's far southeast side causing dramatic reductions in air quality and water polution.

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  13. Reader Question on the Inevitable Los Angeles Bankruptcy; What About Chicago?Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    ... bill that he knows has no real reforms and no way to pay for itself. By signing the bill, Quinn will give Mayor Rahm Emanuel his blessing to raise Chicago property taxes by $750 million over five years. But that's just the beginning. If the ...

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  14. Teachers Union Pres. Lewis urging Ald. Fioretti to run for mayorRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Story by 89 WLS Reporter Bill Cameron In the coming race for mayor, Rahm Emanuel's most strident critic is urging Alderman Bob Fioretti to run for mayor.

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  15. How to write the perfect profile of a White House staffer, in 6 easy stepsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    ... media, she's not intimidated by it and she enjoys the fray." A friend said of former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel, "He's about to be tested; he's spinning a lot of plates over there and he breaks a lot of china." Jacob Weisberg got George ...

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  16. Son of former Dolton mayor charged with not filing federal tax returnsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... William Shaw's twin brother, Robert Shaw, last month announced he would run for mayor of Chicago against Rahm Emanuel in 2015. Von Skyler Realty was paid $1.4 million to supervise the Dorchester project, which was billed as a massive, much-needed ...

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  17. Thorner: Illinois pension crisis draws Northern Illinois Tea Partiers' attentionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Illinoisreview

    ... meet obligations to its retired public sector workers. On Thursday, April 10, current information about Mayor Rahm Emanuel's partial city pension overhaul that passed two days before in the General Assembly (Tuesday, April 8) was sharedby State ...

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  18. Vote on Chicago ban on plastic bags put off until April 24Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... employee count. That's what we're discussing right now" with the mayor's office, Moreno said. Last month, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he was prepared to ban plastic bags but had not yet decided whether or when to include smaller retailers. "It's how to ...

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  19. Homeowners Upset Over O'Hare Noise Win Property Tax AppealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | CBS Local

    ... an 11.8 percent reduction. "It was remarkably simple,'' Frankel said. "If the whole community did this, [Mayor Rahm Emanuel] would say `Oh my god! What's happening to my tax base?'" However, large-scale reductions in taxes could mean other property ...

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  20. Simple solutions are usually neitherRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... of civic life, a city income tax is among the least objectionable options for balancing the books. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday ruled out creating a city income tax as a way to shore up the city's municipal and laborers' retirement funds while ...

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