Emanuel is hoping to contrast himself with his opponents, most of whom have talked in generalities.
Kevin Graham is arguing that last week’s decision placed officers and citizens in danger.
Anger aside, Emanuel noted that impeachment “is a legal, constitutional standard. When we get to it, we collectively as a country will know it.”
“They’ve got to get to the bottom of it and then, the chips will fall where they may and people will make a decision,” the mayor said.
Public service announcements created and produced by actor David Schwimmer and his team will appear on billboards and taxicabs across the city.
The contributions came from business and labor in, what the mayor hopes will be viewed as a strong show of confidence in his leadership.
The Cook County commissioner said she will decide soon whether to enter a 2019 race for mayor that’s already crowded with candidates.
“Our role in this case is not to assess the optimal immigration policies for our country,” the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals cautioned.
Rialmo’s adherence to department policy and his future as a Chicago Police officer will now be determined by the board’s eight other members.
With a federal investigation hanging over her head, some pundits can’t figure out why Dorothy Brown is running for mayor — and not running for cover.
The mayor was asked if he feels “ganged up on.” “Not like I feel right about now about being ganged up on,” the mayor joked about the interrogation.
Some aren’t thrilled that someone entrenched in Illinois law enforcement now runs the lead agency charged with investigating police wrongdoing.
Before trying to break into the car, Good Samaritans would be required to call 911 and make what is called a “reasonable effort” to find the owner.
Animal Control crews in four vans would get microchip readers; if they locate the owners, strays will be returned immediately if shots are up to date.
A questionable police shooting made worse by the Law Department’s failure to produce evidence has created a $2.3 million bill for Chicago taxpayers.