Said an anonymous Rauner staffer: “Staff fear was at its height. Doors were shut. People were crying.”
Kennedy has flirted with campaigns so often in the past that some stopped taking him seriously, but he has never gone this far.
Emanuel has been asked by President Barack Obama’s chief of staff, Denis McDonough, to attend a meeting of all former White House chiefs of staff.
The hacked John Podesta emails span about 10 years, providing a trove of usually impossible to obtain information.
Hillary Clinton’s team asked Bill Daley to push House Speaker Mike Madigan, chair of the Illinois Democratic Party, to move back the state’s primary.
Fundraising is stepping up and the Chicago area is a big source of political money, even if the state is expected to go with Hillary Clinton.