Posts Tagged “Chuy”

Rahm Emanuel is Chicago’s better choice

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Rahm Emanuel is Chicago’s better choice

Despite my personal issues with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, he is the better choice over Cook County Commissioner Jesus Chuy Garcia. Although I hope Mayor Emanuel will change his policies and open the doors of his administration to American Arabs, there are bigger issues involving the future of Chicago at stake that take higher precedence. By…

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Chicago election choice, the lesser of two evils

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Chicago election choice, the lesser of two evils

Election Analysis: Jesus Garcia may have the Washington coalition behind him, but it’s not enough to defeat Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a one-on-one contest. In this Chicago election analysis, it’s clear that the big losers are the voters. Mayor Emanuel has done a poor job at governing while his main challenger has done a poor…

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s new Ad misses his real problem

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s new Ad misses his real problem

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel published a new campaign advertisement that tries to soften his hardened public image that so many voters dislike. But the Ad, which stresses that he’s not perfect and addresses some of his issues, misses the mayor’s real problem. By Ray Hanania Mayor Rahm Emanuel looked at his polling this past week and realized that…

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Garcia humbles Mayor Emanuel, forces run-off April 7

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Garcia humbles Mayor Emanuel, forces run-off April 7

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was forced into an April 7 mayoral election run-off by Jesus Chuy Garcia because of his own missteps characterized by his failure to be the inclusive mayor he claimed to be. Emanuel isolated Hispanics, American Arabs and allowed his image as an arrogant, mean politician to tarnish his promises to make Chicago…

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Chillin’ with Radio host Thom Clark and the lakefront libs

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Chillin’ with Radio host Thom Clark and the lakefront libs

By Ray Hanania Thom Clark is probably the nicest journalist and radio talk show I have ever met. The guy just has class, and he always shows it to everyone, regardless of politics. Clark, who used to head the Community Media Workshop — now headed by an equally talented news media taskmaster Susy Schultz —…

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Fioretti challenges AWOL Mayor Emanuel to debate

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Fioretti challenges AWOL Mayor Emanuel to debate

By Ray Hanania Chicago Mayoral candidate Bob Fioretti has challenged Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other candidates to join in a series of public debates to inform the public of the issues facing Chicago and Chicagoland, but so far Mayor Rahm Emanuel has refused to join any debates. Fioretti released the following debate schedule where voters and…

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