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Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel still has an estimated $2.1 million left in his campaign fund after winning the Chicago mayor’s race. The campaign put together the figure following questions from reporters after Emanuel said he would lend a hand in some aldermanic runoff races in April. Spokesman Ben LaBolt said the final tally could still vary a bit. Emanuel started January with $8.3 million on hand for his mayoral bid.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. , Jan.
When, in late October, Sheriff Tom Dart and Congressman Luis Gutierrez dropped out of the Chicago mayoral race, everyone wondered who was left to present a real challenge to Rahm Emanuel. The one name that’s emerged as a legitimate possible front-runner in the six weeks since is Gery Chico, most recently the chairman of the City Colleges of Chicago.
After voting on a bold plan to put the nation’s finances on a sound footing, the president’s debt commission adjourned Friday. While the plan won support from a majority of members of the panel, it failed to get the 14 votes needed to force Congressional action.
Candidates running for Chicago mayor are clashing over ethics reform. City Clerk Miguel del Valle is blasting some of his opponents because they won’t refuse campaign donations from people who do business with the city.
(WBEZ/file) Rahm Emanuel campaigns at a CTA stop Twenty candidates filed to run for Chicago mayor, but eleven of them will have to survive petition challenges in order to stay on the ballot. They include ex-White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, who faces questions about whether he’s eligible to run for mayor because he rented his house out while working in Washington, D.C.
LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) – Firefighters are working to put out hot spots after a fire destroyed a building at a Boy Scout camp in Lawrence Township Wednesday morning.
LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) – A fire broke out just before 5 a.m.
CUMBERLAND, Ind. (WISH) – A bizarre chase through western Hancock County early Monday morning ended with two stolen cars wrecked and five teens in police custody. Now, detectives are working to figure out who the teens are, and where the cars came from.
WASHINGTON – Government-controlled mortgage buyer Fannie Mae says its finance chief will resign by the end of the year. In a regulatory filing Tuesday, Fannie Mae did not say why Chief Financial Officer David Johnson is leaving.