Harassment Takes Center Stage at City Finance Committee Hearing February 21, 2018 By A.D. Quig - Sexual harassment took center stage at a Finance Committee hearing Tuesday morning with Ald. Ed Burke (14) acknowledging the powerful effect of the “hashtag me too” movement.
Campaign Notes: Berrios Ad, Johnson ‘Self Funding’, Raila Staying on Early Ballots February 21, 2018 By A.D. Quig - Cook County Assessor candidate Andrea Raila, as promised, appealed the Cook County Electoral Board’s decision to remove her from the ballot to the Circuit Court on Tuesday.
Plan Commission Agenda Includes Cluster of Fulton Market Developments, New Englewood High School February 15, 2018 By A.D. Quig - The Chicago Plan Commission meets at 10:00 a.m. today to consider a cluster of zoning changes in the 27th Ward, and two lakefront developments: a practice facility for Loyola athletes, and construction of the new Englewood high school in Ald.

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What to Expect from the Veto Session in Springfield

This week on The Daily Line’s Aldercast, publisher Mike Fourcher joins a panel of Springfield lobbyists to break down what might happen during next week’s veto session at the Illinois General Assembly. On Tuesday, the members reconvene to finish up the 2017 legislative agenda, all while they’re passing petitions for 2018 elections. So what’s being prioritized and what will be left behind?

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