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[29 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]

FOWARD!  TWO PICKETS To . . .I was confused by Lynn Sweet’s headline.  Not surprising. due to the subtle nuances of political language and all . I will be required to work for ticket -in order to – Obama bash?The Chicago Tribune endorsed the …

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[7 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]

(Here’s another installment in a series of posts about how Mayor Rahm Emanuel and President Forrest Claypool are building their CTA legacy with about $1 billion in capital improvements.)

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[1 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]

If Chicago can welcome the world by hosting the NATO summit, why not be the stage for the NFL’s grandest showcase — the Super Bowl?

Mayor Rahm Emanuel posed that question publicly on Thursday after…

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[28 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

While you were distracted by all the NATO nonsense that’s been consuming our city for the last few weeks, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has been on the move as usual.

He resigned to become general manager of…

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[18 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

In their ceaseless effort to give the mayor credit for everything, Cty Hall flacks announced the sun rose in the east, thanks to Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Not really. The sun did rise in the east, but the…

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[14 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

By Cranky Housewife – The NATO Summit countdown has begun – which you know, in New York City, when they do a countdown for the really exciting events…you’ve got to admit it…they know how to do it right; they drop…

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[14 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

Thousands of new jobs are flying to O’Hare International Airport.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday announced the 10-year construction of a cargo center at the airport. The project is expected to create…

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[16 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

Business and cultural leaders from Chicago are visiting Moscow to strengthen the city’s ties with Russian companies and cultural institutions.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office says the April 14-19 trip…

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[4 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he’s been reforming the city’s much-criticized tax-increment financing system. Well, now there’s another potential reform for him to eye.

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[31 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

Yesterday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the implementation of tax increment financing reforms aimed at strengthening the transparency and accountability of TIF districts. Emanuel’s announcement came…

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