For the second time in two years, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s allies have used their political muscle to keep off the ballot a referendum asking Chicago voters whether they favor a switch to an elected school board.
Sen. Mark Kirk R-Ill. underwent surgery Monday to remove his gallbladder, his office said in a statement.
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Key witness recants testimony against convicted rapist in Burge-related case
Updated: 2013-12-09 18:04:46
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Minority Report: Saper Law
Mike Kasper — the lawyer and lobbyist who helped Mayor Rahm Emanuel get his job, helped former Gov. Rod Blagojevich lose his job and helped Read More
Updated: 2013-12-09 18:14:28
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