Just days before Election Day, a political consultant filed a complaint Friday against Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke.
Rachel Hinton is a general assignment reporter, covering Cook County and the Obama Presidential Center amongst other topics. She earned a degree in journalism from DePaul University.
But whether Deb Mell likes it or not, her family name is one of the issues in the hotly contested 33rd Ward aldermanic race.
The ordinance prohibits the Cook County Sheriff’s Office from maintaining, re-creating or sharing information on the database.
Curtis is facing a rematch, not against Lane, but against Chuks Onyezia, who ran in 2015, but failed to make the run-off.
“You know, if you’re going to be in public life you have to have the hide of an alligator, and I’m pretty thick skinned,” Preckwinkle said.
Daley took his own dig at Mendoza, criticizing the state comptroller for double-dipping.
Two of the past four 20th ward aldermen have gone to prison. Incumbent Ald. Willie Cochran is fighting federal charges but not running again.
Sales-Griffin insists he’s still serious about the election even though he’s not banking on winning.
Tabares’ team didn’t respond to multiple requests for comment to respond to Villarreal’s criticisms or to explain her plans for the ward.
Daley fired back, linking Preckwinkle to defeated Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios and the repealed Cook County pop tax.
“Frankly, I am grateful for the opportunity to lead the party because I’ve taken my progressive credentials into the party,” Preckwinkle said.
Hairston won the seat two decades ago, arguing an entrenched incumbent had neglected the south lakefront ward and betrayed its independent traditions.
The bill would ensure people who are arrested get to call their attorney or a family member within the first hour of being in police custody.
Cook County Clerk Karen Yarbrough, state Sen. Robert Peters, D-Chicago, and Nathson Fields said they wanted to set the “record straight.”