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Rahm Emanuel, campaigning for mayor, greets Chicago commuters early this morning. Polls close at 7 pm Central.
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February 22, 2011 The question in most people's minds is not whether Rahm Emanuel will win today's Chicago mayoral election. It's whether or not he can get the 50 percent to avoid an April runoff.
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White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, who's expected to soon be a candidate for mayor in Chicago.
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September 30, 2010 The White House chief of staff is a former member of Congress from Chicago. But several other serious contenders could make bids for the job being vacated by Richard Daley.
September 9, 2010 With Richard Daley announcing his retirement as mayor of Chicago, there is no shortage of potential candidates to succeed him. Most speculation has been on White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel.
Mayor Daley, last September.
September 7, 2010 Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, who has been in office since 1989 and who is set to break his late father's longevity record on Christmas, announced today he will not seek re-election in 2011.
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