Tag: Chicago Mayoral Election

Watch Berkowitz w 45 yr Journalist Charles Thomas: Chicago Mayor's race, Farrakhan & Black Nationalism, Cable & Web

Berkowitz: Black Nationalism relevant to the vote for Chicago Mayor? 45 yr Journalist Charles Thomas: $95 million to build a police academy but no millions to rebuild black self- respect. Charles Thomas: Toni Preckwinkle made herself into establishment candidate by accepting money from Ed Burke, charged by Feds w a shakedown Jeff Berkowitz: Lightfoot stands... Read more »

Watch Mayor candidates Lightfoot & Preckwinkle questioned by Berkowitz, et al; Commentary on Mayoral run-off, Web & Cable

Jeff Berkowitz: Do you think you could do anything to significantly improve the quality of education at CPS? Or, do you think that doesn’t have to be done? Toni Preckwinkle:…We live in a city in which you can predict school performance by zip code, just as you can predict life expectancy by zip code… Berkowitz:... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz tonite 8:30 pm w/Chicago Mayor Cand.Daley,Vallas,Mendoza & Wilson: Cable 21 & Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features four Chicago mayoral candidates in tomorrow’s election:  Paul Vallas, Bill Daley, Susana Mendoza and Willie Wilson. The show airs at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21[CAN TV]. You also watch, 24/7, the show w Daley, Vallas, Mendoza and Wilson by clicking here.   The... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz w Chicago Mayoral Candidate Willie Wilson tonite in Chicago, 8:30 pm & Midnight, Cable Ch. 21 & Web

Wilson contends Preckwinkle should be “Disqualified” from the Mayoral race not only for the 116 K that Ed Burke raised for Toni… Similarly, Willie Wilson argues that both Bill Daley and Gery Chico have been practicing pay to play… How can voters believe anything coming out of Mendoza’s mouth, asks Willie. ********** Tonight’s City of... Read more »

Berkowitz w Chi Mayoral Candidate Fioretti on Bill Daley using gov power to help his son, Preckwinkle shaking...Cable & Web .

Bill Daley, Preckwinkle and Mendoza, three of the Burke Four demonstrating Pay to Play, Shakedown’s and the Chicago Machine in action? Fioretti argues Bill Daley’s son, William Daley, Jr., improperly benefitted about 9 years ago from the City’s parking meter deal… Fioretti ties Preckwinkle to Ald. Ed Burke’s “shakedown”of each slated candidate for Judge …to... Read more »

Is Bill Daley the political equivalent of a "Made" guy? His own rules? Skips Chicago Mayoral forums & still wins?

–Bill Daley didn’t participate in ANY OF THIS WEEK’S four forums, 0%. F for Billy. Really, if Bill weren’t a MADE GUY, the Tribune might write he is a F–k up! [What does his flak catcher, Peter Cunningham, do to earn his keep? write ad copy?] In short, Bill Daley was a small time fixer... Read more »

Watch Amara Enyia, millennial, clean challenger to the BURKE FOUR, on cable tonight in Chicago & on the web

Does the 400K which Chance the Rapper gave “Clean” Amara after the taping of tonight’s show push her ahead of the BURKE FOUR because she never had anything to do with the wiretapped Burke, accused by the Feds of a “Chicago Way Shakedown.” .   Can a good chunk of those “$150 billion Chicago taxpayer... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz w/Top 7 Chicago Mayoral Candidate Amara Enyia on Education, Homicides & City Finances: Cable & Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Amara Enyia, one of the top seven Chicago mayoral candidates in the February 26, 2019 election. The half hour show airs at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CAN TV] throughout the City. You can also watch the show with Amara Enyia, Chicago mayoral candidate,... Read more »

Mayor Rahm Emanuel beats Commissioner Chuy Garcia by the expected margin

To the surprise of almost no one who is objective, Mayor  Rahm Emanuel was declared the winner by WGN-9  news  of the Chicago mayoral race about an hour after the polls closed tonight.  With 70% of the precincts in, he was winning by about 50,000 votes (out of 400,000), 56% to 44% over Cook County... Read more »

Paul Green predicts Rahm gets 52.46% in two weeks: Watch Berkowitz w/Green (Cable and Web)

…Jeff Berkowitz: …If the election were held today, your prediction [for February 24, 2015] would be…that Rahm Emanuel would get what percent of the vote…  Paul Green: 52:46 %  ********************* Paul Green, Chairman of the City Club of Chicago, Roosevelt University Political Science Professor and Director of the Institute for Politics is the featured guest... Read more »