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William Walls

William Walls
William Walls is a community activist and director of the Committee For A Better Chicago. Walls is owner of an online apparel company, American Shirt Shak. Previous positions: Assistant to Mayor Harold Washington (1983-1986); owner of "Comedy Comedy," clubs in Detroit, Los Angeles and Cleveland (1991-2000) ; comedy talent manager (1990-2002). Education: Bachelor's degree in political science from Tuskegee University in Alabama (1980); law degree from IIT-Kent College of Law (1986). He is married with three children.
William Walls is a community activist and director of the Committee For A Better Chicago. Walls is owner of an online apparel company, American Shirt Shak. Previous positions: Assistant to Mayor Harold Washington (1983-1986); owner of "Comedy Comedy," clubs in Detroit, Los Angeles and Cleveland (1991-2000) ; comedy talent manager (1990-2002). Education: Bachelor's degree in political science from Tuskegee University in Alabama (1980); law degree from IIT-Kent College of Law (1986). He is married with three children. « Show less

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  • 3 challengers concede as Mayor Emanuel heads toward runoff

    With Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel facing an April runoff against Cook County Commissioner Jesus Garcia, three conceding challengers say Chicago still faces major issues.
  • William 'Dock' Walls biography

    William 'Dock' Walls biography
    Current job: Owner, American ShirtShak Age: 57 Born in: Chicago Lives in: Galewood Personal: Married to Pamela; three adult children, six grandchildren Previous positions: Assistant to Mayor Harold Washington; sales trainer for telephone...

    William 'Dock' Walls undeterred by long odds in Chicago mayor's race

    William 'Dock' Walls undeterred by long odds in Chicago mayor's race
    Chicago mayoral candidate William "Dock" Walls' campaign slogan is "We Can Win," though his history on Election Day would indicate otherwise. He's finished last in the previous two mayoral elections, just as he did when he ran for city clerk decades...

    Mayoral candidate William "Dock" Walls didn't intend to run. So why did he enter the race?

    Mayoral candidate William "Dock" Walls didn't intend to run. So why did he enter the race?
    Often referred to as the perennial candidate, William "Dock" Walls actually wasn't going to enter Chicago's mayoral race this time around. Until late summer, Walls – who's run and lost bids for mayor, city clerk and congress – was looking...

    All you need to know about the Chicago 2015 election

    All you need to know about the Chicago 2015 election
    Not sure what ward you live in? Want to find your polling place? The Chicago Board of Elections will help you here: chicagotribune.com/findyourward. Watch the five candidates for mayor — Rahm Emanuel, Bob Fioretti, Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, Willie...