"Rahm Emanuel was thrown off the ballot for mayor of Chicago today by an appellate court panel, a stunning blow to the fund-raising leader in the race," the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
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Former White House Chief Of Staff Rahm Emanuel, now a candidate for mayor in Chicago.
Former White House Chief Of Staff Rahm Emanuel, now a candidate for mayor in Chicago. Scott Olson/Getty Images
The Tribune is on the story as well.
Emanuel, a former congressman from Chicago who was President Obama's chief of staff until late last year, is expected to appeal to Illinois' Supreme Court.
The legal issue is whether he remained a resident of the city while working in the White House.
Frank will have much more on this over at It's All Politics.