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Carol Moseley Braun

Carol Moseley Braun
Carol Moseley Braun is currently the owner of Ambassador Organics, a coffee and tea company, and Moseley Braun LLC law firm. Previous positions include: candidate for U.S. president (withdrew in 2004); United States Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa (1999-2001); U.S. Senator (1993-1999); Cook County Recorder of Deeds (1988-1992); Illinois state representative (1979-1988). Moseley Braun received her bachelor's degree in political science from University of Illinois-Chicago (1969) and law degree from University of Chicago Law School (1972). She is divorced with one child.
Carol Moseley Braun is currently the owner of Ambassador Organics, a coffee and tea company, and Moseley Braun LLC law firm. Previous positions include: candidate for U.S. president (withdrew in 2004); United States Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa (1999-2001); U.S. Senator (1993-1999); Cook County Recorder of Deeds (1988-1992); Illinois state representative (1979-1988). Moseley Braun received her bachelor's degree in political science from University of Illinois-Chicago (1969) and law degree from University of Chicago Law School (1972). She is divorced with one child. « Show less

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  • Emanuel has 50 times more money to spend than Braun

     
    ...in part because he has raised 25 times more money than she has (story): Rahm Emanuel Total Receipts $11,788,360.56 Subtotal $11,788,360.56 Total Expenditures $3,450,488.09 Funds available at the close of the reporting period $8,337,872.47 Gery Chico...
  • Weeks in Review

     
    The Best Game in Town (.mp3)WBEZ: Host Steve Edwards with Cindi Canary (Illinois Campaign for Political Reform), Sam Hudzik (WBEZ) and Michael Bauer (Democratic fundraiser and public affairs strategist). A dive into the giant pool of money that is...
  • From the archives: Carol Moseley Braun and Nigerian trips/Kgosie Matthews

     
    More background from the Tribune archives on the mayor's race. Click here for the full series Braun says report clears her campaign manager December 7, 1992 U.S. Sen.-elect Carol Moseley Braun said Sunday an independent inquiry she ordered has cleared.......
  • Young Barack Obama: 'Politics matters'

     
    by Mark Silva A newly rediscovered 1993 interview with President Barack Obama shows that the young Democrat in Chicago had a budding interest in elective office and an awareness of the media's importance in achieving political goals. "The recently...
  • Webliography: Archival stories on the major mayoral candidates

     
    Rahm Emanuel, Freddie Mac and the big bucks years Gery Chico walks the ethics line Carol Moseley Braun's money-related controversies Gery Chico's law-firm woes Carol Moseley Braun and Nigerian trips/Kgosie Matthews...
  • Braun's 'crack' attack just the latest evidence that she's unmayoral

     
    The story about Sunday's incident at a mayoral forum: [Mayoral candidate Patricia] Van Pelt-Watkins questioned [fellow candidate Carol Moseley] Braun's return to politics and said the former U.S. senator was "missing in action" for years. Braun...
  • Arguing in our spare time

     
    Dennis Bryne responds to this post: Whether or not Oberweis should have moved up wasn't about race. But it is about Turner. We're having this discussion precisely because Turner is African-American, which Oberweis is not. The (racist) assumption is that.....