Obama Foundation fundraising for the third quarter was marked by no significant corporate contributions, a departure from prior quarters.
Vallas wants a “third-tier pension program” in which city employees earning more than $100,000 a year contribute more toward pensions and health care.
Under the deal, Chicago to sent at least $500,000 a year to the Gary airport. Chico said it was meant to last only three years; that was 23 years ago.
But the rapper will be endorsing a candidate for mayor — and it won’t be Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, sources said.
The son and brother of Chicago mayors has piled up $1.32 million since belatedly joining the race less than a month ago after Emanuel dropped out.
Mendoza has said she’s “flattered” by calls for her to jump in the race, but is “entirely focused on her reelection campaign as comptroller.”
Now, Preckwinkle is a potential front-runner in the crowded race for mayor, and she’s facing a report card of her own.
“There is a misperception that police are the problem,” Jeff Sessions said.
The Emanuel administration has allowed Waste Management to divert tons of plastics and paper from residences to landfills it owns, costing taxpayers.
THE WATCHDOGS: Lawyer who once testified he hired pal of ex-Gov. George Ryan for do-nothing, taxpayer-paid job is now working on Bill Daley campaign.
“The reality is, my ward is 98 percent black and some of my constituents don’t really have a super favorable opinion of Rahm Emanuel.”
But Rahm Emanuel refused to say whether the solution he seeks will include $10 billion in pension borrowing.
Emanuel said the good thing about federal court oversight over the Chicago Police Department is that the city has been working on it for 18 months.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the Trump Department of Justice is holding back grants due to Chicago’s sanctuary city status.
Travis Sterling, the executive director of the Illinois GOP, said Morrison’s response is an attempt to distract from the actual message of the ad.