Tag Archives: Mayor Emanuel

CN May 7, 2015

  Mayor Emanuel thanked a lot of people for helping bring about the Jon Burge torture settlement yesterday at City Council. But he didn’t get around to thanking the guy who, perhaps more than¬†anyone, drove the legal battle and devoted … Continue reading

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July 10, 2014

  There was a big announcement this week. Mayor Emanuel’s Commission has come back with its recommendation. It has green-lighted a $13 per hour minimum wage in Chicago, and the Mayor apparently supports it. But there’s a catch. “It’s clear … Continue reading

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CN May 1, 2014

  Did you watch Chicagoland on CNN, which just concluded its eighth and final episode last week? ¬†Well, if the ratings are to be believed, not too many people did. But the panel of journalists and bloggers we assembled this … Continue reading

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CN July 25, 2013

So what were Karen Lewis and Rich Daley talking about during that little “huddle” Tuesday at Gibson’s? “Maybe she’s trying to find out – you wrote the playbook, Mayor. Tell me how to beat it. He’s badmouthing you all around … Continue reading

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CN April 19, 2012

Well, were you driving at 36 mph any time today in Chicago? It’s official – Rahm Emanuel’s gonna be watching you, and he’s about ready to ding you $35 bucks for the privilege. In the name of protecting children, the … Continue reading

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