Handicapping 2019 with Victor Reyes June 15, 2018 By A.D. Quig - Victor Reyes, the once-behind-the-scenes force behind Mayor Richard M. Daley’s Hispanic Democratic Organization, has advice – a lot of it – for Mayor Rahm Emanuel and aldermen. Fresh off of completing a Masters program at George Washington University’s Graduate School of

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CTU Joins Forces With Rent Control Advocates to Pressure Mayor, Cullerton June 12, 2018 By A.D. Quig - Chicago Teachers Union members joined a coalition of groups to block traffic through the Loop to demand Senate President John Cullerton, D-Chicago, allow a vote to end mayoral control of the Chicago Public Schools and lift the statewide ban on rent

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Cook County Beverage Tax Brought In More Money Than Than Expected: Post Mortem June 7, 2018 By A.D. Quig - Revenues from the short-lived sugar sweetened beverage tax were approximately $5.6 million higher than expected, if late, county officials said Wednesday.

Political Veteran Victor Reyes Plots a Path to Rahm’s Victory

On this episode of The Daily Line’s Aldercast, Victor Reyes, the once-behind-the-scenes force behind Mayor Richard M. Daley’s Hispanic Democratic Organization, shares his advice for Mayor Rahm Emanuel and aldermen. Fresh off of completing a Masters program at George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management, Reyes shares insights from his capstone project focused on what Emanuel can do to win Latino voters in 2019 and his 30 years in Chicago politics.

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