Underscoring the spreading distaste for the sweetened beverage tax, the PAC has ties to the Democratic Party — the same party that backed the tax.
Genoveva Ramirez was told to return by the end of September with proof that she had tickets to leave the United States by the end of October.
The behind-the-scenes maneuvering has begun to determine who will challenge Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel — assuming he chooses to seek a third term.
Ousted Chicago Public Schools principal Troy LaRaviere, one of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s most vociferous critics, is exploring a mayoral run in 2019.
Add former U.S. Atty. General Eric Holder to the list of powerful people who think the Cook County cash bond system is unfair.
The report filed with the Illinois State Board of Elections shows big contributions from clout-heavy law firms that have benefited from city business.
Commissioner John Fritchey said people who might want a Cook County ID could include the homeless, seniors and people leaving the Cook County jail.
MIHALOPOULOS : Often it looks like progressives ain’t ready to join together and play power politics.
Nothing angers Rahm Emanuel more than being reminded that he’s been “weakened politically” — but that’s the unmistakable conclusion of a new study.
The crowd cheered as they learned that a vote on the American Health Care Act would not be held Thursday, as was originally planned.
The city will triple the grace period to three-tenths of a second after the light turns red, based on the results of a Northwestern University study.
Mr. Baron, 86, died Jan. 18 at the home he shared with Paula, his wife of 63 years, in the Edgewater Beach Apartments.
Vanquished challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia sounded like he’s itching for a 2019 rematch, blasting Mayor Rahm Emanuel on taxes, schools and crime.
Theresa Mah, 48, was born in San Francisco’s Chinatown and grew up helping her dad his corner store, across from an all-black housing project.
Two Chicago museums and a major foundation are joining forces to wrestle with that elephant, in a town hall Thursday.