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  1. ChicagoAld. Bob Fioretti endorsing Rahm Emanuel for mayor...Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Unsuccessful mayoral candidate Ald. Bob Fioretti says he's endorsing Mayor Rahm Emanuel for reelection over challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia in the April 7 runoff.

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  2. Emanuel, Garcia look to shore up support among black votersRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia stepped up their charm offensive Saturday as they campaigned for support from black voters in the April 7 mayoral runoff. Speaking at the Black Women's Expo, held at McCormick Place, Emanuel touted his efforts to bring upscale supermarkets to "food deserts" in black neighborhoods, while Garcia trumpeted the close ties he had with Harold Washington, the city's first black mayor, during an appearance before the Rev.

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  3. Garcia, Emanuel look to sway undecided voters this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... if he wins the mayor's race - instead promising to appoint a budget committee the day after the election. Mayor Rahm Emanuel spent the early afternoon at the Harold Washington Cultural Center talking about the city's full day kindergarten program - ...

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  4. Emanuel and Garcia scour city for votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia held dueling rallies and both made appearances before an African-American women's convention on Saturday as they scour the city for votes ahead of the April 7 runoff election. Following various musical acts and the Jesse White tumblers, Emanuel delivered a speech before a predominantly black audience of nearly 500 at the Harold Washington Cultural Center in Bronzeville.

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  5. Garcia gets election PUSH as fight for black vote intensifiesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... said. Garcia told the forum he'd be mayor for all of Chicago, not just for the wealthy Chicagoans he says Mayor Rahm Emanuel serves. "We want to begin anew an era that says in order for Chicago to become one city and end the tale of two cities and ...

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  6. Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy program gets boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Legal Record

    ... "Small businesses are the backbone of Chicago's economy and the beating heart of our neighborhoods," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. "This essential partnership connects our larger institutions with our smaller businesses, creating jobs in neighborhoods ...

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  7. Chicago Teacher's Union members on board with Chuy GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Illinoisreview

    The Chicago Teacher's Union supports Chuy Garcia over Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and Saturday, teachers were out early voting for the challenger.

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  8. You Can't Read ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Daily Kos

    Poor guy can't catch a break. Tintin's in Dutch again , this time in Canada, where, as in the USA and other countries, there's a misguided push to pull racially-dated books, written during the days when stereotypes were more widely accepted, from library shelves.

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  9. Korecki: On April 7, Chicago has a second chance at democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... - a sharp drop from 2011's mayor's race, which topped 42 percent. The first-round results last month sent Mayor Rahm Emanuel into a runoff against top vote-getting challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia. As it turns out, Chicago actually isn't doing all ...

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  10. Chuy: Ia d expand sales tax, consider luxury tax, but bankruptcy talk a prematureaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Jesus "Chuy" Garcia says he's consiering adding a luxury tax and expanding the city's sales tax to include more services. With little more than a week till the April 7 runoff, Chicago Sun-Times reporters spoke with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the man he'll face on the ballot, Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, about their plans for handling the financial problems the city of Chicago faces and other key issues.

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  11. Chicagoans opposed to red light cameras to support Garcia SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Illinoisreview

    "Citizens to Abolish Red Light Cameras" will walk with Rahm Emanuel challenger Chuy Garcia Saturday to promote Garcia in South Shore Neighborhood.Garcia pledged to end Chicago's Red Light Camera program if he is elected mayor April 7th.

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  12. Congressman Bobby Rush unveils job training program for ex-offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Examiner.com

    ... trying to re-enter society. Joining Rush at a South Side bus terminal where he announced the program was Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Transit Authority President Forrest Claypool, who said the program was an expansion a current Second Chance ...

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  13. the Watchdogs: Daley pal's son backs Chuy after Rahm drops family's O'Hare dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Two months after Rahm Emanuel became mayor, he stripped political power broker Jeremiah Joyce of a lucrative concessions contract at O'Hare Airport, saying the deal that spanned 19 years had cost the city millions of dollars. Joyce, a former Chicago alderman and state senator from the 19th Ward, fought Emanuel all the way to the Illinois Supreme Court to try to maintain his stranglehold on concessions at O'Hare's international terminal - a deal he got under his longtime ally, former Mayor Richard M. Daley.

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  14. Mitchell: Mayor planning much-needed overhaul of citya s viaductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A squalid underpass in Englewood where attackers shot Demario Bailey to death in December is among 80 viaducts slated for an upgrade, Mayor Rahm Emanuel plans to announce Sunday. The teen was just days away from his 16th birthday.

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  15. Progress Summit 2015: Anna Greenberg on winning votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | MacLeans

    ... of the vote and is the first Democrat to lead the city in 20 years. She was also a pollster for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and helped in successful campaigns for Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and a number of Members of Congress. Greenberg, who ...

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  16. Emanuel: Ia ve learned from mistakes, will make changes if re-electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    With little more than a week till the April 7 runoff, Chicago Sun-Times reporters spoke with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the man he'll face on the ballot, Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, about their plans for handling the financial problems the city of Chicago faces and other key issues. He scoffs at the notion he would be weakened politically, even if he survives, for having been forced to fight so hard and raise so much to get re-elected.

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  17. Differences over Chicago schools stir mayor's race for Emanuel, GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Chicago Tribune

    The stewardship of Chicago Public Schools has emerged as a major issue in the mayoral runoff between Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, and challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, shown arriving March 26, 2015, for a televised debate. The stewardship of Chicago Public Schools has emerged as a major issue in the mayoral runoff between Mayor Rahm Emanuel, left, and challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, shown arriving March 26, 2015, for a televised debate.

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  18. Overheard With Evan SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    ... rked for a number of other big names in Democratic politics - Hillary Clinton, John Edwards, Deval Patrick, and Rahm Emanuel, just to name a few. His memoir, Believer: My Forty Years in Politics, has just been published.

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  19. Rahm's Airports, Battleships, and Favorite Son BlundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | American Thinker

    Rahm Emanuel, the "tiny dance" ex ballerina mayor of Chicago gave us all a peek into his knowledge about that city and his unbound affection for whom he called "Chicago's favorite son," Barack Obama. Rahm suggested that one of Chicago's airports be renamed for President Obama.

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  20. A Look Back: Emanuel, Garcia Have Long Histories in PoliticsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | NBC Chicago

    Rahm Emanuel and Jesus "Chuy" Garcia have come a long way to battle for one of the most celebrated political jobs in the United States. NBC Chicago's political editor Carol Marin reports.

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