The rumor mill was swirling late Monday night after the revelation that U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Chicago) is nixing his re-election bid after serving in congress for 24 years. One Chicago alderman who had canvassed for Gutierrez as recently as this weekend said he was “in the dark” when the news first broke.

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