Throughout his two terms, President Barack Obama tapped trusted Chicagoans for key posts, including David Axelrod, Rahm Emanuel and William Daley.
The boisterous City Club of Chicago crowd fell silent when David Axelrod described sobbing the night Congress voted on the Affordable Care Act.
Incoming press secretary Sean Spicer said he checks Donald Trump’s Twitter first thing in the morning because it has such an impact on the news cycle.
David Axelrod and other institute fellows went on to discuss a wide range of topics related to the election — including Trump’s stance on trade deals.
The hacked John Podesta emails span about 10 years, providing a trove of usually impossible to obtain information.