Misinformation isn't going away just because it's a new year. Support trusted, factual information with a tax deductible contribution to PolitiFact. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is a frequent resume reciter with an interesting and varied personal biography he is not shy about sharing. There was his youthful passion for ballet, which earned him a scholarship offer from the Joffrey Ballet, which he turned down to attend Sarah Lawrence College in New York. The famously potty-mouthed and short-fused Rahm Emanuel taught preschoolers? That seemed worth checking out.
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The court was considering a previous appellate court ruling that the former White House chief of staff does not meet the state's residency requirements for mayoral candidates. The state Supreme Court granted a stay on that decision and agreed to a motion for an expedited ruling. It appears to be Chicago Politics at it's finest.. The nation thinks your "make up or change the rules as-we-go" way of doing business is a joke. Nope, not really
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Department of Transportation secretary under the new Biden-Harris administration. Emanuel is also reportedly being considered for the housing chief position. In a vacuum, Emanuel would be a strong candidate for the transportation post. By suppressing video footage of the killing before the mayoral election, Emanuel made a calculated decision to let the officer who fired 16 shots into the body of a Black teen, who was walking away from him at the time, avoid prosecution.
W hither, Rahm Emanuel? Once upon a time, for those old enough to remember the days of Clintonite and Democratic Leadership Council power politics during the s, or even the Bush-era s and the early days of the Obama administration, there were few people more feared, respected, admired, and loathed in equal measure than Rahm Emanuel. Chief fundraiser for Chicago Mayor Richard Daley. White House strategist. Chief of staff to President Barack Obama.