Democratic Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Attorney General Jeff Sessions are in a war of words about Chicago’s lawsuit brought against the Department of Justice over the city’s sanctuary city status.
A Chicago politician on Thursday blamed President Donald Trump for inciting the alt-right to damage a bust of Abraham Lincoln, despite at least one eyewitness saying locals were to blame.
A Chicago pastor has called on Mayor Rahm Emmanuel to rename two parks named for former Presidents George Washington and Andrew Jackson, both slaveholders.
Chicago Public Schools notified 356 teachers and about 600 more school support staffers that they would be laid off, as budget conflicts persist across the state of Illinois.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions blasted Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D.) on Monday, saying that Chicago is “refusing to help its own residents.”
Over 100 people were shot in Chicago over the long Independence Day weekend and 14 of them were killed, according to statistics compiled by the Chicago Tribune.
President Donald Trump on Friday promised to send in “federal help” to gun-crime-ridden Chicago after a new Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives force was assembled to help address the city’s spiking murder rate.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (D.) said in a new interview that Democrats do not appear to respect the values of the middle class and come off as “disdainful.”
Former President Barack Obama will return to the University of Chicago on Monday in his first public appearance since leaving office.