Posts tagged "chicago mayoral candidates"
In our admittedly unscientific poll in Friday’s election live chat, 100 percent of our chatters admitted that the media hasn’t helped them one bit in deciding who to vote for this election season. Ooof. That’s a doozie. But even though The Chicago Reporter doesn’t cover the day to day runnings of city politics, we have... Read more »
Last night, public housing residents and leaders from across the city gathered to hear Chicago’s mayoral hopefuls answer one important question: What are you going to do with our homes? The answer? Well, it was a bit fuzzy. To start with, only three of the six candidates running for mayor even bothered to show up,... Read more »
Chicago's mayor candidates play 'Jenny from the block,' but who's got the guts to actually help poor folks?
All the candidates who hope to be Chicago’s next mayor love to spend time telling us why they’re better than the next guy. But lately, they’ve entered into a new competition–one that seems a little ridiculous at times–who’s more “street” than the next guy. Today’s Chicago Tribune chronicles the ways each candidate tries to claim... Read more »