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  • Fioretti running down lonely road for Chicago mayor

     Fioretti running down lonely road for Chicago mayor
    Mayoral challenger Bob Fioretti stood in the kitchen of a South Side firehouse on a recent morning and explained to a small group of firefighters and paramedics why he would be a better steward of their interests than Rahm Emanuel.
  • Collectors shows off their historic political swag

    Collectors shows off their historic political swag
    Some people collect stamps while others gather baseball cards — but a few have amassed memorabilia from political campaigns dating back to the early days of the 20th century. Collectors of political memorabilia had a show, sold some of their wares...

    Moran: Political careers can hinge on snow removal

    Moran: Political careers can hinge on snow removal
    There was a calm after the storm, and not just metaphorically. This was why shoveling 2 inches of snow on Tuesday night in windless 28-degree weather actually felt invigorating rather than miserable – it was a beautiful winter night, proving that...

    Chicago plows side streets as mayor looks to avoid snow's political woes

    Chicago plows side streets as mayor looks to avoid snow's political woes
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel turned his attention to plowing residential streets Monday as he tried to head off the frustration that can metastasize into political problems for a mayor if Chicagoans are dissatisfied with his handling of a big snowfall just weeks...

    Jane Byrne humbles powerful party pols in mayor's race

    Jane Byrne humbles powerful party pols in mayor's race
    Until Jane Byrne managed the feat 35 snowy winters ago, nobody -- reformers or liberals, dissidents or Democratic Party dropouts -- had been able to loosen the famed Chicago machine's iron grip on City Hall. So going into the 1979 mayoral election,...