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advertisement Daley Reflects on Public Service Former Mayor Richard Daley talks about public service and when he knew it was time to make a change in his life. More Photos and Videos Former Mayor Richard Daley is donating more than a half-million dollars of leftover campaign cash to charity. The biggest chunk of cash, $150,000, will go to After School Matters, the organization founded by Daley’s late wife, Maggie, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Speaking to supporters at a Holiday Inn in Matteson, Robin Kelly said she would continue to fight for more stronger gun control legislation. advertisement Halvorson: We Are All With Robin Former one-term congresswoman Debbie Halvorson concedes to Robin Kelly in Democratic Primary to replace Jesse Jackson Jr.
advertisement Because Ward Room likes to cover all its bases, we should note that a We Ask America poll released last Friday shows that former state Rep. Robin Kelly has a big lead in the 2nd Congressional District Democratic primary. The automated poll gave Kelly 39 percent, former U.S.
Former Rep. Debbie Halvorson, Chicago Ald.
advertisement Jackson Family ‘Felt the Impact” Federal officials filed charges Friday against Jesse Jackson Jr. after the former congressman reportedly signed a plea deal for allegedly improperly spending hundreds of thousands in campaign funds.
advertisement Bill Daley Considering Run for Governor To a packed crowd at the City Club of Chicago on Thursday, the former White House Chief of Staff spoke of what he’s learned from other leaders, including his father and his brother. Mary Ann Ahern reports.
advertisement It was to be a weekend to remember for 21-year old David Koschman of Mount Prospect. A Saturday night of clubbing with four friends in the bars of Chicago’s Division Street.
Rudy Clay, the current mayor of Gary, revealed on Friday that he would not be seeking re-election due to his prolonged treatments for prostate cancer. Surrounded by his wife and…
CHICAGO (CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM) — A member of Chicago Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel‘s transition team has resigned over an ethics violation at a previous job. Emanuel spokesman Ben LaBolt confirmed Saturday that Judy…
Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel was elected mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, easily overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of the nation’s third-largest city as it prepares to chart a new course without the retiring Richard M. Daley.