Emanuel 'not On Chicago Ballot'

A US appeals court has ruled that President Barack Obama's former chief of staff Rahm Emanuel cannot run to be mayor of Chicago, reports say.

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  • Nik Wallenda Day declared by Mayor Emanuel - Big News Network
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Nik Wallenda had another thing to celebrate Monday as Mayor Rahm Emanuel declared November 3rd, "Nik Wallenda Day".
    11/4/2014 - 5:56 am | View Link
  • Rewards Network(R) Ranks #29 in Built In Chicago's Top 100 ... - Minyanville
    Digital Companies in Chicago report published this week by Built In Chicago. The annual report, announced by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, ranks...
    11/3/2014 - 5:12 am | View Link
  • Governor Quinn and Mayor Emanuel Thank New Safe Passage Workers - BusinessWeek
    CHICAGO - Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Chicago Public Schools (CPS) officials to welcome hundreds of newly-hired workers
    11/3/2014 - 5:00 am | View Link
  • Union backs county commissioner for Chicago mayor - South Carolina Enquirer-Herald
    Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis has thrown her support behind a Cook County commissioner's effort to unseat Rahm Emanuel as the city's
    10/31/2014 - 8:31 am | View Link
  • Governor Quinn Joins UI LABS to Break Ground on New Digital ... - BusinessWeek
    CHICAGO -- Governor Pat Quinn today was joined by U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and leadership from UI LABS to break ground on UI ...
    10/31/2014 - 5:15 am | View Link
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  • Emanuel preschool plan could double cost, boost investor profits
    A proposed expansion of a CPS preschool program drew praise from aldermen Monday for its aims but also was criticized because the city could end up paying investors in the program roughly double its $17 million cost.
    11/3/2014 - 9:31 pm | View Link
  • Gas stations fight to sell flavored cigarettes closer to schools
    A group of independent gas stations is asking a judge to allow them to continue selling menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products within 500 feet of Chicago schools while proceeding with a federal lawsuit challenging a city ban on such sales.
    11/3/2014 - 11:46 am | View Link
  • Karen Lewis endorses Garcia for mayor in new video
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    10/31/2014 - 8:31 pm | View Link
  • Rival says Emanuel has given up on schools, crime
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel has given up on Chicago's public safety and its public schools, new mayoral candidate Jesus "Chuy" Garcia said Wednesday in his first public appearance since announcing his fledgling campaign.
    10/29/2014 - 8:22 pm | View Link
  • Emanuel's new challenger faces fundraising, support challenges
    The latest entrant into the Chicago mayor's race said Tuesday that he hopes to knock off Rahm Emanuel by inheriting the momentum Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis had started to build before a sudden illness prevented her from running.
    10/28/2014 - 9:02 pm | View Link
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  • Emanuel Asks Aldermen To Raise Minimum Wage To $13 An Hour Over Time
    CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has called a special city council meeting to consider raising the minimum wage in the city to $13 an hour over a span of five years. The special council meeting will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, according to a ...
    11/28/2014 - 10:12 am | View Link
  • Emanuel to prevent Springfield from limiting Chicago minimum wage hike
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    11/28/2014 - 8:56 am | View Link
  • Emanuel Calls Special Council Meeting for Minimum Wage Vote
    Garcia said. “The votes are there in the City Council. The threat is real. The only thing missing now is the political will to protect the people of Chicago.” News breaks at inconvenient times. Download one of the NBCChicago mobile apps and have the ...
    11/28/2014 - 8:16 am | View Link
  • With contribution limits off, Emanuel reels in more cash
    The contribution limits were lifted for everyone in the Chicago mayoral race last month after frequent local candidate William J. Kelly filed paperwork in October showing he gave his own campaign $100,000. Under state law, once a candidate in a local race ...
    11/28/2014 - 1:59 am | View Link
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    11/26/2014 - 6:40 am | View Link
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  • Rahm Emanuel
    Rahm Israel Emanuel (born November 29, 1959) is an American politician who serves as the 55th Mayor of Chicago. A member of the Democratic Party, Emanuel was elected ...
    11/28/2014 - 8:15 pm | View Website
  • Rahm Emanuel Articles, Photos, and Videos
    Rahm Emanuel is the 55th mayor of Chicago. He hinted in a 2010 TV interview that he was interested in running for mayor and was elected in February 2011 after Richard ...
    11/28/2014 - 2:03 pm | View Website
  • Rahm Emanuel Dancing to Blurred Lines at the Taste of Chicago
    Rahm jamming out to some Robin Thicke at the Taste of Chicago.
    11/28/2014 - 10:28 am | View Website
  • Emanuel bolsters commitment to $13-an-hour Chicago minimum ...
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Tuesday he'll ask the City Council to raise Chicago’s minimum wage to $13 an hour by 2018, no matter what the outcome of a statewide ...
    11/27/2014 - 9:47 am | View Website
  • Rahm Emanuel Biography (Mayor of Chicago/U.S ...
    Rahm Emanuel is the former Illinois Congressman who became the first White House chief of staff for President Barack Obama and then the mayor of Chicago.
    11/26/2014 - 1:55 am | View Website
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