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Alderman Matt Martin attempts to change long standing City Council precedent | #citycouncil

CHICAGO (WLS) — A potential change could be coming to a long standing precedent in Chicago City Council. For decades the city’s mayor has been allowed to pick committee chairs, giving the administration greater power over the council. “City Council rules actually say that the city council gets to select their chairs,” said Brian Zarou […]

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Former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley Transferred to Rehab Facility After ‘Neurological Event’ – NBC Chicago

Former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley was released Monday from Northwestern Memorial Hospital where he spent several days after experiencing a “neurological event,” according to a spokesperson. Daley “wasn’t feeling well” and was transported to the hospital Wednesday, where a spokesperson said doctors were expected to run a number of tests. On Monday, following his release, […]

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