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Sneed scoop: Kwame Raoul, Emil Jones eyed as mayoral contenders

Illinois Sen. Kwame Raoul (D-Chicago)  |  Seth Perlman~AP

Illinois Sen. Kwame Raoul (D-Chicago) | Seth Perlman~AP

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In the wake of Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s hasty exit as a possible mayoral contender, Sneed is told there is a move to fill the void with two male contenders in the black community: State Sen. Kwame Raoul and former Illinois Senate President Emil Jones.

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