Emanuel PAC created to "destroy" eight aldermen, Fioretti says
BY FRAN SPIELMAN City Hall Reporter August 4, 2014 5:28PM
Updated: August 4, 2014 5:50PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s allies created a new super-PAC that has already raked in $1.35 million from a handful of business titans to “destroy” the City Council’s Progressive Caucus, according to one of the political targets.
Ald. Bob Fioretti (2nd), who is mulling a race for mayor against Emanuel, said “Chicago Forward” is a thinly veiled attempt to stifle City Council dissent by “taking out” eight aldermen with the guts to stand up to Emanuel. READ MORE.