(Photo: AP/Teresa Crawford) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on January 24, 2017 W hen then mayors of Mexico City, Ciudad Juarez, and Guadalajara recently traveled to the United States to discuss the fallout from the Trump administration’s immigration policies, they did not go to Washington to speak with White House officials or members of Congress. Show More Summary
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION: Former Obama campaign aide David Plouffe has been fined $90,000 for breaking the city of Chicago’s ethics rules in lobbying Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D) on behalf of Uber. When you’re too unethical for Chicago....
David Plouffe lobbied Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel without registering with the city.
Former Obama campaign manager and Uber executive David Plouffe has been fined $90,000 for illegally lobbying Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel on behalf of the ride-hailing giant, according to the Chicago Tribune. The fine was imposed by the...Show More Summary
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in D.C. Monday to meet with Trump Administration officials, including newly-confirmed Attorney General Jeff Sessions and son-in-law/underling Jared Kushner. [ more › ]
[Chicago] Mayor Rahm Emanuel has warned Democrats they need to "take a chill pill" and realize that they are not going to take back national power anytime soon. "It ain't gonna happen in 2018," Emanuel said Monday at Stanford's Graduate School of Business in California. Show More Summary
Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Alderman Walter Burnett, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) President Dorval R. Carter and city officials to announce plans for a brand-new CTA station on the Green Line at Damen Avenue
Rahm Emanuel, democrat Mayor of Chicago, had some sage advice for all the other hard leftists in the Party nationwide. In a speech he gave on Monday at Stanford University, he
On the day President Donald Trump once again talked about violence in Chicago, Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway told me on Tuesday that Trump will want to speak again to Mayor Rahm Emanuel “before anything is formally revealed” about how the president plans to help.[...]Show More Summary
Liberal Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel thinks Democrats are getting ahead of themselves when they say they are going to retake Congress next year. He...
Click here for reuse options! Chicago's mayor and former Obama chief of staff has advice for his party—with strange echoes of Bernie Chicago mayor and Democratic political veteran Rahm Emanuel joined his party’s public soul-searching...Show More Summary
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel had some advice for Democrats yesterday, telling his party that they need to "take a chill pill" and be patient.
But don't send the president - that might embarrass Rahm: After White House officials said Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel hadn't taken up President Donald Trump on his offer to send federal help to the city amid spiking violence, Emanuel...Show More Summary
For nonsense as usual: Mayor Rahm Emanuel acknowledged Wednesday that only 25,300 of the 155,000 eligible Chicago homeowners applied for his $20 million property tax rebate and sought after-the-fact City Council approval to spend $16...Show More Summary
Not surprising: Vanquished mayoral challenger Jesus “Chuy” Garcia sounded Thursday like he’s itching for a 2019 rematch, blasting Mayor Rahm Emanuel for everything from taxes, schools and crime to his handling of the Laquan McDonaldShow More Summary
Unbelievable. [David] Brock’s Florida conference outlined some of the philosophical fault lines. In one closed-door session, Chicago mayor and former Barack Obama chief of staff Rahm Emanuel advocated a measured approach to Trump opposition,...Show More Summary
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel held a press conference Wednesday to assure anxious residents that Chicago would remain a "sanctuary city"—meaning local law enforcement won't help federal agents with President Donald Trump's plan to deport millions of immigrants, a plan that just got a lot more real. Show More Summary
RAHM EMANUEL’S CHICAGO: 6 Shot at Gun Violence Victim’s Memorial. Meanwhile, John Kass says that Donald Trump has “turned Mayor Rahm Emanuel into a sympathetic figure.” We’ll see.
"We'll hopefully get a dialogue started with Mayor (Rahm) Emanuel to try to figure out what a path forward can be so that we come up with a plan that can keep the people of Chicago safe," said White House spokesman Sean Spicer.
A particularly unpersuasive complaint from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, while discussing his city’s awful and worsening violent crime: “There’s a lot the federal government can do,” Emanuel said, citing gun control, use of federal resources to track illegal guns and federal prosecutions. Show More Summary